Financial Aid & awards tips for August

August — Tips of the Month from Financial Aid and Awards

  1. Need a student loan for September? It’s not too late! On-line
    applications are available at
  2. If you are applying for student loans be sure the courses you register in meet Student Aid BC requirements – minimum of 9 post-secondary credits. These credits CANNOT include upgrading courses or course(s) you have already received a passing grade in.
  3. ESL or Upgrading courses? You may qualify for the Adult Upgrading Grant. Contact Financial Aid and Awards for details.
  4. Awarded a UFV Scholarship or Leadership award? Congratulations! Expect your cheque in the mail this month! Tuition-based awards will be applied directly to your account by Sept 17.
  5. Time is the coin of your life. It is the only coin you have, and only you can determine how it will be spent. ~ Carl Sandburg

For more information, contact Financial Aid at