Financial Support

Alberta Works Funding

Grant funding through Alberta Works may be available for students who qualify. To assess your eligibility for funding you must:

  1. Meet with an advisor from the University Preparation program to prepare an educational plan and supporting documents for funding.
  2. Apply for funding at

To be considered for funding, students must apply eight weeks prior to the start of each term. Deadlines for applying for funding are strictly adhered to. Visit for more information.


Canada-Alberta Job Grant

If your employer is paying for you to take academic upgrading, they could be eligible for reimbursement of part of the cost of training through the Canada-Alberta Job Grant.

Scholarships and Bursaries

Information and assistance with scholarships and/or bursaries is available from the Office of the University Registrar. Visit the Scholarships, Awards & Bursaries web segment.