The Scholarships, Awards and Bursaries Application is used to apply for both merit-based and need-based scholarships, awards and bursaries. Some awards have specific criteria such as community service or extracurricular activities. The Scholarships, Awards and Bursaries Application should be submitted during the application phase (after you submit your application for admission and before you receive a decision/or make a decision on your application.
The Ontario Student Assistance Program is government loans and grants. To ensure you receive your funds by September, you must submit your OSAP application and supporting information and documentation no later than June 30. (For students starting in January, submit by October 29. For students starting in May, submit by March 31.) If your application and supporting documents are received after this date, your funds may not be available for the start of the study period as well as University tuition fee deadlines. Out-of-province student? You should apply to the student financial assistance program in your home province.
There are many opportunities to work part-time on campus during the school year. York has four campus employment programs designed to meet the needs of all students. Positions for the fall/winter are normally posted in August and September.
York University is committed to ensuring qualified students with demonstrated financial need have the funds to cover direct educational costs (tuition, books and mandatory course fees) associated with their academic endeavours.