Financial Support & Advising


Whether you need financial assistance from the start, or you find yourself a little short during the school year, the University of Alberta can provide support for your post-secondary financial needs.

Bursaries
Bursaries are non-repayable funds available for students who find themselves in financial need. You can apply for bursaries at various times throughout the academic year, beginning in the fall. Values range up to $8,000.

Emergency funding
The university also offers has additional financial support programs in place for students encountering a sudden financial shortfall or unexpected expenses.

Student financial advising
We can help you come up with a plan to pay for university and beyond. Book a one-on-one advising session about your student finances!

Money Talks workshops & events
In addition to one-on-one advising, we also offer group sessions and workshops on student finance. We can help you gain a better understanding of your unique financial situation, and give you the tools you need to make it work for you.

Student loan advising
Student loans can be complicated, but we’re here to help! Our advisors can assist you with your loan application and give you tips on how to manage your loans and pay for your education.