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Student Awards & Funding

As a university student, new expenses arise every academic year – and it’s not only tuition and textbooks. Ryerson undergrads have access to many enriching opportunities that can cost money – special projects, conferences, study abroad and more. To help you shoulder the load, financial supports are within reach.  

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Student Loans & Grants

Get help to pay for tuition, books and living expenses. Student loans or grants are available through OSAP or other government aid. Get details from Student Financial Assistance.  

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Awards & Scholarships

Academic or extracurricular achievement may bring you recognition or awards. Apply regularly to AwardSpring. You'll be automatically matched to awards you qualify for.

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Extracurricular Funding

Attend a conference, join a competition or take on a special project. Special funding is available through the Faculty of Science Student Project Grants or the Ryerson Science Society, external link, opens in new window.

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International Student Support

If you’re a Ryerson student from another country, you can access financial support through bursaries, awards and other assistance. 

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Emergency Bursaries

Facing a sudden, unexpected financial need? You may qualify for a Ryerson Emergency Bursary. This one-time amount may cover you when all other avenues have been exhausted.  

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Work While You Study

Looking for paid work? The Career & Co-Op Centre can help with you job search, including off-campus, on-campus, and Career Boost work-study program.