Student loans


Student loans are offered by the Canadian and US governments to help students pay for their post-secondary education.

If you're a dual Canadian or American citizen, you may also be eligible to apply for Canada Student Loans through your home province. 

If you have any residency affiliation through you or your parents to the province of Ontario, there may be an exception. Please contact your Enrolment Services Advisor for more information.

Eligibility to apply

Eligibility for student loans is based on many factors, including:

  • Residency requirement
  • Program eligibility
  • Financial need

Types of loans

Additional resources

If you have questions

If you're an undergraduate student, please contact your Enrolment Services Advisor directly. To find your advisor’s contact information, log into your Student Service Centre (SSC) and select “UBC Contacts” under Personal Info.

Graduate, postgraduate, and all other students can contact an Enrolment Services Advisor by calling 604 822 9836 or submitting a question through the online form.