Investing in your future may require some help along the way.
York offers financial aid to eligible students, as well as many scholarships and bursaries specifically for Indigenous students.
Scholarships and Bursaries
Financial aid is available to you through:
- government loans
- Indigenous-specific scholarships and awards
The Indigenous Student Bursary is available to Indigenous (status and non-status) undergraduate students of Indigenous ancestry who are Canadian citizens, permanent residents or protected persons, and Ontario residents who demonstrate financial need.
Ontario Student Assistance Program (OSAP)
A student loan through OSAP is one of the ways that you can finance your postsecondary education.
Work/Study Programs and Part-time Work
The Work/Study Programs at York can help eligible students to find part-time work at the university. Some of the jobs available to you include helping professors with research or working at campus organizations such as the Centre for Indigenous Student Services.
Financial Aid Services
For more information about other financial aid available specifically to Indigenous students, contact Student Financial Services or contact the Centre for Indigenous Student Services.