Student Housing Assistance Grant

UBC provides students demonstrating financial need with additional financial support for their first-year residence experience.

About the grant

The UBC Vancouver Student Housing Assistance Grant will provide twenty (20) one-time grants of up to $10,000 each for students who demonstrate financial need and is meant to help cover the cost of housing and meal plan fees.

This program is meant to support students who wish to attend UBC Vancouver and participate in the residence experience, but may otherwise unable to do so without additional financial support.

Am I eligible

To be eligible, you must:

  • Be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident of Canada
  • Be applying to UBC Vancouver directly from both high school or transfer from another post-secondary instituition
  • Be applying for a direct-entry undergraduate program at UBC Vancouver without a previous degree
  • Be applying to live in a UBC student residence during the academic year
  • Demonstrate financial need

How to apply

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