Tuition and Financial Planning

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Calculating Tuition and Student Fees

UBC tuition is calculated on a per-credit basis, not a flat rate. The normal academic year (known as the Winter Session) is divided into two terms from September to April. Term 1 is in session from September to December while Term 2 lasts from January to April. Fee payment in the Winter Session is normally in two instalments with the first installment covering Term 1 courses and student fees, while and the second installment covering Term 2 courses and student fees. Students enrolling in courses during the Summer Session (May to August) will also pay another installment covering Summer courses and student fees.

All students will be assessed additional Student Fees. Most of these fees are mandatory, however, there are a two important fees you may opt-out of:

The U-Pass

The U-Pass (which provides unlimited access to public transit) is charged to eligible students enrolled in the Winter and Summer Sessions. The U-Pass fee is almost always mandatory, and there are only a few situations when a student may opt-out (e.g. students going on a GoGlobal exchange or students studying by distance education).

Vancouver Campus: Opt-out applications are available at the Student Service Centre (refer to U-Pass for more information).

Okanagan Campus: Opt-out procedures can be found at UBC Okanagan Campus Transportation Choices and UBCSUO.

Health and Dental Plan

The Health and Dental Plan provides coverage for expenses such as most prescription drugs, travel health insurance, vision, and dental care, in addition to basic medical covered by MSP (Medical Service Plan of BC). The fee is paid once a year and provides coverage from September 1 to August 31.  Students with coverage under an equivalent health and dental plan may opt out of the student plan; all students who wish to opt out of the student Health & Dental Plan can do so during the Change-of-Coverage Period and the fee will be reversed from your student account.

Aboriginal students who are eligible for Non-Insured Health Benefits from Health Canada may opt out of the Health & Dental Plan. However, Health Canada’s plan does not provide complete coverage for some health and dental expenses. The student Health & Dental Plan offers additional coverage to what Health Canada provides for eligible Aboriginal peoples. By combining plans, you may be able to claim deductibles or co-payments that you would otherwise have had to pay.

Vancouver Campus: More information on the AMS/GSS Health and Dental Plan can be found in the Vancouver Calendar.

Okanagan Campus: Opt-out procedures for the Health and Dental Plan can be found at UBC Okanagan Campus Transportation Choices and UBCSUO.

Band Funding and Opting Out

IMPORTANT: Band council funding DOES NOT cover AMS/GSS Health and Dental Plan fees. Students with band council funding may choose to opt out of the plan. If you wish to keep the Health and Dental Plan, you must pay for this service out-of-pocket.

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Undergraduate Programs

The following list provides the tuition rates for undergraduate and graduate programs at UBC Vancouver and Okanagan. The calculations below do not include expenses such as textbooks, rent, utilities, groceries etc. Please keep these costs in mind while budgeting.

Tuition Fees for Undergraduate Programs

The table below outlines the Undergraduate Tuition Fees at UBC Vancouver. The tuition rates noted below are for the Winter Session Term 1 and Term 2 (from September to April).

Program Credits in 1st-year full course load Domestic students Tuition Student fees1 Books & Supplies2 Total Tuition
Arts 30 $5,088.00 $996.15 $1,700.00 $7784.00
Dental Hygiene 33 $5,596.80 $1,083.15 $1,700.00 8379.95
Dentistry (DMD) N/A $17,407.24 $1,083.15 $2,380.00 $20,870.24
Kinesiology 30 $5,088.00 $998.15 $1400.00 $7486.15
Land & Food Systems - Food, Nutrition and Health 32 $5,427.20 $998.15 $2,600.00 $9,025.35
Medical Laboratory Science 38 $6,444.80 $1,026.15 $600.00 $8,070.80
Medicine (MD) N/A $17,407.24 $1,026.15 $3,165.00 $21,598.24
Midwifery 35 $5,936.00 $968.15 $2650.00 $9554.15
Nursing 48 $8,140.80 $996.65 $4,308.00 $13,445.80
Pharmacy (Entry-to-Practice PharmD) 39 $17,011.26 $2,025.31 $1540.00 $20.576.57
Science 30 $5,088.00 $993.45 $1300.00 $7381.00
Social Work 30 $5,088.00 $973.15 $1600.00 $7661.15

Fees: Student fees include those for the Alma Mater Society, athletics and recreation, undergraduate society, UBC publications, and more. These fees apply to all students.

2 Calculations: Cost of Books & Supplies are estimated based on the UBC Cost Calculator.

Tuition Fees for Undergraduate Programs

The table below outlines the tuition rates for Undergraduate programs at UBC Okanagan. The tuition rates noted below are for the Winter Session Term 1 and Term 2 (from September to April).

Program Credits in 1st-year full course load Domestic students Student fees1 Books & Supplies2 Total Tuition
Arts 30 $5,088.00 $769.00 $1,700.00 $7,557.00
Human Kinetics 30 $5,088.00 $769.00 $1,800.00 $7,657.00
Nursing 35 $5,936.00 $769.00 $3,462.00 $10,167.00
Science 30 $5,088.00 $769.00 $1,700.00 $7,557.00
Social Work 30 $5,088.00 $769.00 $1,350.00 $7,207.00

Fees: Student fees include those from the student society, athletics and recreation, and more. This calculation does NOT include the Health and Dental Plan.

2 Calculations: Cost of Books & Supplies are estimated based on the UBC Cost Calculator.

Graduate Programs

The table below the Tuition Fees for Graduate programs (Masters and Doctoral level) at UBC Vancouver and Okanagan. Tuition for graduate students is based on installments. There are normally three installments, one for the Winter Session Term 1, Winter Session Term 2 and the Summer Session). Students are continuously enrolled in their programs until completion, unless they are approved for a leave of absence. If a degree is not completed by the number of “minimum installments” set by each program, then the graduate student will switch to a continuing fee.

Master Program Tuition Fees

Program Minimum # of Installments for Program Domestic Fee per Installment2 Student fees3 Total Tuition
Standard Degree1 3 $1569.22 $401.13 $1,970.35
Master of Arts and Master of Education (full-time) in the Faculty of Education (except Kinesiology) 9 $2,243.46 $401.13 2,644.59
Master of Education (Counselling Psychology) (program off-campus) 9 $2,740.03 $401.13 $3,141.16
Master of Education (program off-campus) Varies $2,377.95 $401.13 $2,779.08
Master of Engineering (full-time) 3 $1907.33 $401.13 $2,308.46
Master of Food Science 3 $3,983.64 $401.13 $4,384.77
Master of Health Administration 6 $4,650.31 $401.13 $5,051.44
Master of Health Leadership and Policy 3 $9,180.00 $401.13 $9,581.13
Master of Health Science 3 $1569.22 $401.13 $1,970.35
Master of Kinesiology (full-time) 3 $1778.85 $401.13 $2,179.98
Master of Occupational Therapy 6 $2,325.11 $401.13 $2,726.24
Master of Physical Therapy 7 $1,992.95 $401.13 $2,394.08
Master of Public Health 3 $1,569.22 $401.13 $1,970.35
Master of Rehabilitation Science (Online) N/A $603.01 $401.13 $1,004.14
Master of Science, Genetic Counselling 5 $7,609.45 $401.13 $8,010.58
Master of Science, Occupational and Environmental Hygiene 3 $1,569.22 $401.13 $1,970.35
Master of Social Work 3 $1,569.22 $401.13 $1,970.35
Combined Master of Public Health/Master of Science in Nursing Dual Degree Program Option 6 $3,138.44 $401.13 $3,539.57
Combined Master of Public Health/Diploma in Dental Public Health 7 $5,802.66 $401.13 $6,203.79
Combined Master of Science in Craniofacial Science/ Diploma in Peridontics /Endodontics/ Orthodontics/Pediatric Densitry/Prosthodontics 6 $8,704.11 $401.13 $9,105.24

1 Standard Degrees include: MSc in Audiology, MSc in Speech-Language Pathology, MASc in Biomedical Engineering, MSc in Cell and Developmental Biology, MSc in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, MSc in Interdisciplinary Oncology, MSc in Neuroscience, MSc in Reproductive and Development Sciences, MA in Psychology, MSc in Genetic Counselling, MSc in Medical Genetics, MA and MSc in Kinesiology, MSc in Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, MSc in Physics, MSc in Experimental Medicine, Master of Nursing, MSc in Human Nutrition, MSc Food Science, MSc Population and Public Health, Master of Rehabilitation Science, Master of Social Work (Advanced and Foundation), MSc in Surgery.

2 Continuing Fees: If a degree program is not completed by a set number of instalments, the assessments will then switch to a Continuing fee. Continuing fees are normally assessed at $716.92. Some exceptions may apply. Check the UBC Calendar to determine when the Continuing Fee will commence for each individual program.

3 Student fees include those for the Alma Mater Society, athletics and recreation, undergraduate society, UBC publications, and more. This calculation does NOT include the GSS/ASS Extended Health Insurance, which has a fee of $221.94. 

 

Doctoral Program Tuition Fees

Program Minimum # of Installments for Program Domestic Fee per Installment2 Student fees3 Total Tuition
Standard Doctoral Degree Program1 6 $1,569.22 $401.13 $1,970.35
Doctor of Pharmacy 5 $9,524.49 $401.13 $9,925.62
Combined Doctor of Philosophy and Doctor of Medicine 18 $1,631.72 $401.13 $2,032.85
Combined Doctor of Philosophy in Craniofacial Science/ Diploma in Peridontics /Endodontics/ Orthodontics/Pediatric Densitry/Prosthodontics 9 $5,802,74 $401.13 $401.13
Combined Master of Physical Therapy and Doctor of Philosophy in Rehabilitation Sciences 15 $1,766.95 $401.13 $2,168.08

1 Standard Doctoral Degrees include the following: Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology, Biomedical Engineering, Cell and Developmental Biology, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Interdisciplinary Oncology, Neuroscience, Reproductive and Developmental Sciences, Microbiology and Immunology, Psychology, Counselling Psychology, Medical Genetics, Kinesiology, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Physics, Nursing, Human Nutrition, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Pharmacology, Population and Public Health, Rehabilitation Sciences, Social Work.

2 Continuing Fees: If a degree program is not completed by a set number of instalments, the assessments will then switch to a Continuing fee. Continuing fees are normally assessed at $716.92. Some exceptions may apply. Check the UBC Calendar to determine when the Continuing Fee will commence for each individual program.

3 Student fees include those for the Alma Mater Society, athletics and recreation, undergraduate society, UBC publications, and more. This calculation does NOT include the GSS/ASS Extended Health Insurance, which has a fee of $221.94.

Master Program Tuition Fees

Program Minimum # of Installments for Program Domestic Fee per Installment2 Student fees3 Total Tuition
Standard Master’s Degree Program1 3 $1,569.22 $401.13 $1,970.35
Master of Engineering (full-time) 3 $1,907.33 $401.13 $9,925.62
Master of Social Work 3 $1,569.22 $401.13 $2,032.85

1 Standard Master's Degrees include the following: Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Clinical Psychology, Psychological Science, Medical Physics, and Nursing.

2 Continuing Fees: If a degree program is not completed by a set number of instalments or a minimum program fee, the assessments will then switch to a Continuing fee. Continuing fees are normally assessed at $716.92. Some exceptions may apply. Check the UBC Calendar to determine when the Continuing Fee will commence for each individual program.

3 Student fees include those from the student society, athletics and recreation, and more. This calculation does NOT include the Health and Dental Plan.

 

Doctoral Program Tuition Fees

Program Minimum # of Installments for Program Domestic Fee per Installment1 Student fees2 Total Tuition
Standard Doctoral Degree Program 3 $1,569.22 $401.13 $1,970.35

Continuing Fees: If a degree program is not completed by a set number of instalments or a minimum program fee, the assessments will then switch to a Continuing fee. Continuing fees are normally assessed at $716.92. Some exceptions may apply. Check the UBC Calendar to determine when the Continuing Fee will commence for each individual program.

2 Student fees include those from the student society, athletics and recreation, and more. This calculation does NOT include the Health and Dental Plan.

Additional Program Fees

In addition, some programs include other significant costs that are not included within a student’s tuition and student fees. These additional fees are described in the table below:

Program Additional Fee Description Total Estimated Cost (per year)1
Dental Hygiene
  • Tuition: $9,427
  • Additional Clinical Fee ($9,560) on top of Tuition as well as other additional fees ($3,407).
$18,894.00
Please see Projected Costs for Entry-to-Practice Option - Dental Hygiene Degree Program Class of 2020 (.pdf) for more information.
Dentistry (DMD)
  • Tuition: $17,407
  • Additional Clinical Fee ($28,403) on top of Tuition as well as other additional fees.
  • Note: Accepted applicants are required to submit a deposit of $11,490 within two weeks of notification of acceptance by the faculty. This deposit is non-refundable and will be applied toward first term clinic fees of the session for which the student has been accepted.
$57,615.00
Please see Projected Costs for Degree of Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) Class of 2020 (.pdf) for more information.
Medicine
  • Tuition: $17,407.24
  • Additional fees for medical supplies and equipment, medical student fees and training (~$4000) in first year.
  • Students will also incur additional fees in Year 4 for CaRMS registration and interview travel costs (~$7600)

$21,357.15

to $25,744.24.00

Please see Medical Program Costs for more information.
Midwifery
  • Tuition: $5,936.00
  • Additional student fees and book/supplies estimated at $3618.00
$9,554.00
Nursing
  • Additional program costs throughout the duration of the program (including textbooks, the writing of the NCLEX exam and other equipment) are estimated at $6,288.18
$15,017.85
Please see Nursing - Additional Estimated Program Costs (.pdf) for more information.
Pharmacy
  •  If accepted to the program, there is a non-refundable acceptance deposit of $2000.
$20,576.26
Please see Pharmacy - Fees and Financial Assistance (.pdf) for more information.

Notes:

1This calculation includes tuition, student fees, books/supplies and other additional fees mentioned above (when applicable). These additional fees were calculated using the UBC Cost Calculator.

2 Tuition numbers are calculated based upon full course load (credit number varies by program), for the Winter Sessions Term 1 (September to December) and Term 2 (January to April).

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Enrolment Services Professionals (ESPs)

Enrolment Service Professionals (ESPs) are UBC staff who work with students to help them understand costs and support options, and help to make a plan to fund their future studies. They can also guide you through UBC regulations and processes to make sure you get the support you need, when you need it. All undergraduate students in a degree program have a dedicated ESP. Graduate students are not assigned an ESP but can contact Student Services to make an appointment.

Note: ESP’s are only available at the UBC Vancouver Campus.

Government Student Loans

Students from British Columbia may apply for a government loan through StudentAid BC. Once a student graduates from his/her program, the student must begin the process to repay their student loan. Students may also be eligible for various grants and scholarships from StudentAid BC. Grants and scholarships do not have to be repaid.

Students from outside of BC should visit their home province’s government funding website.

Professional Line of Credit (LOC)

Due to the cost of some professional programs, many banks have professional student loans designed specifically for certain professions (e.g. Dentistry, Medicine, Law, Pharmacy, etc.). It is recommended that you visit the websites of the bank(s) of your choice for full details about the Student Services offered. Some major banks include: RBC (Royal Bank of Canada), TD Canada Trust, Scotiabank and BMO (Bank of Montreal).

UBC Bursary Program

The UBC Bursary Program provides non-repayable awards that are given to students on the basis of financial need. At UBC, there are two types of bursary programs available. UBC’s General Bursary program is designed to help fill your “unmet need,” which is the gap between your educational costs and your available government assistance. Affiliation Bursaries are non-payable awards that are adjudicated primarily on the basis of financial need.

UBC Work Learn Program

The UBC Work Learn program supports and subsidizes meaningful work experiences at UBC Vancouver and Okanagan. Students build skills and grow their professional network through jobs on campus. The program runs from September to April during the Winter Session, and from May to August in the Summer Session.

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Scholarships

The University of British Columbia offers and administers many programs that provide financial help to undergraduate and graduate students. The following is a list of some of the relevant internally and externally funded awards for Aboriginal students. Please note that this list is not exhaustive.

Where to find Scholarship Information at UBC:

Campus Level of Study Scholarship Information Location
UBC Vancouver Undergraduate Student Services: visit Awards, Scholarships and Bursaries.
UBC Vancouver Graduate Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies: visit Award Opportunities
UBC Okanagan Undergraduate Student Services: visit Awards & Financial Support
UBC Okanagan Graduate College of Graduate Studies: visit Scholarships and Awards

For UBC Vancouver:

For a list of undergraduate awards at UBC Vancouver, please visit the Awards, Scholarships and Bursaries page provided by Student Services.

For a list of graduate awards at UBC Vancouver, please visit the Award Opportunities page provided by Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies.

For UBC Okanagan:

For a list of undergraduate awards at UBC Okanagan, please visit the Awards & Financial Support page by Student Services.

For a list of graduate awards at UBC Okanagan, please visit the Scholarships and Awards page provided by the College of Graduate Studies.

Aboriginal Awards

Note: Open to students at both UBC Vancouver and Okanagan

The Aboriginal Awards is a collection of bursaries, scholarships, and awards for Canadian Aboriginal students. Several of these awards are available to students in Aboriginal-focused course work. Students can apply for Aboriginal scholarships and bursaries by submitting the Aboriginal Awards application form.

UBC Vancouver: For more information on how to apply, please visit the Aboriginal Awards Program page.

UBC Okanagan: For more information on how to apply, please visit the Awards for Aboriginal Students page.

Aboriginal Graduate Fellowships

Note: Open to Graduate students at UBC Vancouver ONLY.

The Aboriginal Graduate Fellowships offers multi-year fellowships to Master’s and doctoral Aboriginal students. Award winners are selected on the basis of academic merit through an annual competition, administered by the Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies in consultation with the First Nations House of Learning. Approximately a dozen new fellowships are offered each year.

Aboriginal Graduate Fellowship Bridge Funding

Note: Open to Graduate students at UBC Vancouver ONLY.

The Aboriginal Graduate Fellowship Bridge Funding is intended to support students until they can apply for the next regular Aboriginal Graduate Fellowship competition.  Award winners are selected on the basis of academic merit through a competition administered by the Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies.

Awards and Scholarships at the Centre for Excellence in Indigenous health

Note: Open to Undergraduate and Graduate students at both UBC Vancouver and Okanagan

The Centre for Excellence in Indigenous Health (CEIH) currently administers six scholarships open to Aboriginal students enrolled in UBC programs. Students wishing to be considered for these awards should apply directly to the Centre for Excellence in Indigenous Health. The recipients of these awards will be chosen by a committee chaired by the Directors of the Centre for Excellence in Indigenous Health.

Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies – Spring Graduate Awards

Note: Open to Graduate students at UBC Vancouver ONLY

The Spring Graduate Awards are a list of approximately 30 University awards which are available to current and incoming graduate students. The awards are based upon specific research areas in the Sciences, Social Sciences and the Humanities. Students must be registered, full-time graduate students during the period of the award.

Graduate Student Travel Fund (Vancouver)

Note: Open to Graduate students at UBC Vancouver ONLY.

Graduate students are eligible for reimbursement from the Graduate Student Travel Fund once per degree program from Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies. The Travel Fund provides travel support to a maximum of $500 per graduate student. Students must present a paper or poster at an official conference or symposium (student workshops are ineligible), participate in a music competition, or perform by invitation at a music professional conference. Students must also be registered in a graduate program administered by the Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies.

Undergraduate and Graduate Student Travel Fund (Okanagan)

Note: Open to Undergraduate and Graduate students at UBC Okanagan ONLY.

This internal Student Travel Grant is intended to subsidize travel to conferences for fulltime undergraduate students and graduate students in Master’s or Doctoral programs. In order to be eligible, students must present scholarly work (e.g. a presentation, poster, demonstration. visual arts piece or performance) based on the results of their research at a national or international scholarly meeting or conference.

Major Entrance Scholarships

Note: Open to Undergraduate students at UBC Vancouver and Okanagan

UBC has almost $100,000 in Major Entrance Scholarships for Aboriginal secondary school students, including two renewable scholarships valued at $20,000 each, seven one-time awards valued at $5,000 each, and two renewable entrance scholarships for Bachelor of Arts students valued at $6,000 each. Aboriginal students who apply before the deadline will be considered for both general Major Entrance Scholarships and the Aboriginal specific scholarships.

UBC Centennial Scholars Entrance Award

Note: Open to Undergraduate students at UBC Vancouver ONLY.

The UBC Centennial Scholars Entrance Award program assists students in transition from secondary school and other post-secondary institutions to UBC. The purpose of this program is to support academically qualified students who show an interest in joining the UBC community, but who would not otherwise be able to attend without significant financial assistance.

This program offers entering students one-time and renewable awards of up to $40,000 payable over four years. There are opportunities for students studying on UBC’s Vancouver campus to receive full-ride awards, ranging in value up to the full cost of a student’s program and living expenses.

The following list organizations provide external funding to students who attend UBC. These scholarships can be held at both the UBC Vancouver and Okanagan Campus. Please visit each individual website for more information.

Aboriginal Band Council Sponsorship

Note: Open to Undergraduate and Graduate students at both UBC Vancouver and Okanagan

First Nations Bands may be able to sponsor eligible First Nations and Inuit students who are accepted into a post-secondary program at UBC (known at UBC simply as “Sponsorship”) and can be funded for up to four years. Students must check with their band for Sponsorship eligibility, requirements and deadlines regarding their application.

Fore more information on how to apply, please speak to a representative at your Band.

BC Aboriginal Student Award

Note: Open to Undergraduate and Graduate students at both UBC Vancouver and Okanagan

The Irving K. Barber British Columbia Scholarship Society has established an award program for Aboriginal students pursuing studies at the Master’s and Doctoral levels in British Columbia. Renewable awards of $5,000 per year are available. Selection is based on a variety of factors, including financial need, family and community responsibilities, and career and life goals.

First Citizens Fund Student Bursary Program

Note: Open to Undergraduate and Graduate students at both UBC Vancouver and Okanagan

The First Citizens Fund Student Bursary Program provides funding to students of Aboriginal ancestry to help support their post secondary education. It is funded by the Province of British Columbia and delivered by the BC Association of Aboriginal Friendship Centres.

Indspire

Note: Open to Undergraduate and Graduate students at both UBC Vancouver and Okanagan

One of the largest donors of Indigenous student awards in Canada, Indispire was created in 1993 in conjunction with the United Nation’s International Decade of the World’s Indigenous Peoples. The Awards recognize Indigenous professionals and youth who demonstrate outstanding career achievement. The Post-Secondary Education scholarship is one of the largest scholarships which provides funding for up to four years of study. Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada provides an Aboriginal Bursaries Search Tool, which is a searchable list of bursaries, scholarships, and awards from across Canada.

New Relationship Trust Fund

Note: Open to Undergraduate and Graduate students at both UBC Vancouver and Okanagan

The New Relationship Trust Foundation assists First Nations students in BC to achieve their educational goals and supports First Nations language revitalization initiatives on an ongoing basis. Scholarships and Bursaries are available to First Nation students pursuing a post-secondary education from a recognized institution.

NSERC Undergraduate Student Research Awards

Note: Open to Undergraduate students at both UBC Vancouver and Okanagan

NSERC Undergraduate Student Research Awards (USRA) are meant to stimulate your interest in research in the natural sciences and engineering. They are also meant to encourage you to undertake graduate studies and pursue a research career in these fields. If you would like to gain research work experience that complements your studies in an academic setting, these awards can provide you with financial support through your host university. NSERC encourages qualified Aboriginal students to apply for this award.

Tri-Council Funding (CIHR, NSERC and SSHRC)

Note: Open to Graduate students at both UBC Vancouver and Okanagan

The Tri-Council Agencies, made up of the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) and the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC), are a major source of research funding for post-secondary institutions in Canada. The Canada Graduate Scholarships-Master’s Program offers a non-renewable $17,500 scholarship for 12 months. Meanwhile, the Alexander Graham Bell Canada Graduate Scholarships provides a $35,000/year scholarship (for two or three years).

Students holding Tri-Council funding may also apply to additional funding programs such as the Michael Smith Foreign Study Supplements Program and the Aboriginal Ambassadors in the Natural Sciences and Engineering Supplement Program.

Vanier Scholarship

Note: Open to Graduate students at both UBC Vancouver and Okanagan

The Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships (Vanier CGS) program is designed to attract and retain world-class doctoral students by offering them a significant financial award to assist them during their studies at Canadian universities. Vanier Scholars demonstrate leadership skills and a high standard of scholarly achievement in the social sciences and humanities, natural sciences and engineering, and health-related fields. Canadian and international students are eligible to be nominated for a Vanier Scholarship, which is valued at $50,000 per year for up to three years.