Financial aid and awards
Service Updates - April 13, 2021
In light of the current situation, UFV Financial Aid & Awards is currently conducting work by email or phone.
In-person appointments and drop-in services will be unavailable until further notice.
For assistance, please contact us by email firstname.lastname@example.org during our regular business hours:
8:30am - 4:30pm, Monday to Friday
Visit COVID - 19 Resources for a list of supports you may qualify for.
*NEW* - A secure drop slot is now available at our Abbotsford campus for application and document drop off. Please ensure your documents are together and in an envelope with your UFV Student number. The drop slot is located just past the Student Services doors (B214) under the Student Life info board.
UFV Scholarship and Leadership Award applications are now open! If you attended full time for this academic year (September 2020 - April 2021) and achieved excellent grades, you may qualify for a scholarship. If you attended full time for this academic year and are a leader, involved in a range of activities such as community service, student activities or volunteer work, you may qualify for a leadership award.
Remember 2 reference letters are required. Reference letters may be submitted by the applicant or the referee to email@example.com. Full details can be found on our website UFV Scholarships . Applications close May 10th!
The Part-Time Studies Application is available in the StudentAid BC form library and we are now accepting applications for Summer 2021. Your completed application may be scanned and emailed as a single pdf file to firstname.lastname@example.org . Please ensure your application is complete. Photos (jpeg, png, etc) of applications and links to shared drives will not be accepted.
The deadline to submit Part time applications for the early condensed summer session running May - June is May 17th.
Adult Upgrading Grant applications for Summer 2021 are now available. The application is a pdf fillable and will be accepted by email with scanned copies of all required documentation. Please download and save the 2021-2022 Adult Upgrading Grant Application and our Adult Upgrading Grant checklist for full instructions on completing and submitting your application. Please ensure your application is complete when submitting by email. Photos (jpeg, png, etc) of applications and links to shared drives will not be accepted.
*PDF fillable documents should be viewed and completed using Adobe Acrobat Reader. User settings can prevent a form from opening, if you get a "Please Wait" page in a browser, select the "Open in Acrobat" link to the right of the screen. Be sure to save the form once complete to ensure it saves your information.
NOTE: You do not need to be registered to apply for funding, however, you do have to enter the courses you intend to take.
Student Financial Aid, Awards, Bursaries, and Scholarship Information
Obtaining a post-secondary education requires a considerable financial investment. It is essential that students and their families plan for financing their education on both a short-term and long-term basis. This website provides valuable information and advice regarding sources of financial aid for students attending University of the Fraser Valley.
Explore through our web pages for more information on these programs or please contact Financial Aid and Awards.
Apply 6 -8 weeks before program starts - students do NOT need to be registered to apply.
Interest-Free Status * Effective February 2019, B.C. student loan interest has been eliminated. Interest-free for Canada student loans is now applied for through National Student Loan Service Centre.