Student Housing Supplement Grant

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

About the grant

The UBC Vancouver Student Housing Supplement Grant will provide additional one-time funding of up to $3,300 for each eligible first-year undergraduate student living in UBC managed first-year residences.  This program is meant to support students who wish to attend UBC and participate in the residence experience.

Am I eligible?

To be eligible, you must:


1. If stay in residence is less than duration of Winter Session, the grant will be prorated

2. Below table shows minimum eligible Canada Student for Full-Time Students for common study periods:

Study Period Minimum Grant Amount
17 Weeks $595
34 Weeks $1,190
52 Weeks $1,820

How to apply

No application is required

All eligible students will automatically receive the grant via cheque or direct deposit. Recipients will be notified by email in November. 

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