Awards & Finances 2017–2018
Your university education will be one of the biggest investments you will make. Let us help you plan your finances for studies at UBC Vantage College, or provide additional resources if you have financial need.
|Estimated Living Costs|
|On campus accommodation and meal plan||$15,000 - $17,000*|
|Student fees and transportation||$1,000 - $1,400|
|Field trips, academic and social||$100 - $500|
|Extended health coverage and insurance||$1,100|
|Personal Expenses (variable)||$3,800**|
*Residence and meal plan costs will vary based on individual preference.
**Personal expenses can vary depending on your lifestyle and spending habits.
|Approximate Tuition Costs|
All costs are in Canadian dollars.
Since the Vantage One program at UBC Vantage College is fully integrated, your program fee includes all UBC credit coursework for the full 11-month program, academic English instruction, and additional learning support customized to you. Additionally, your program fee includes the cost of your two-week Jump Start orientation, focused on student experience and academic preparation.
If you aren't sure how to set up your spending plan for university, need help deciding whether to take a part time job to assist with your costs, or have any other questions about planning your finances for UBC, we are here to help. Contact Sarah Baik, Student Services Coordinator, for more information on setting yourself up for success at UBC.
Awards ranging in value up to the full cost of the student’s first year tuition are offered to students beginning their undergraduate studies at UBC in the Vantage One Program at UBC Vantage College. The awards will be granted on the basis of academic merit; financial need will also be taken into account. The award is non-renewable and is made on the recommendation of UBC Vantage College.
No application needed.
Each year, International Major Entrance Scholarships (IMES) are awarded to exceptional international students entering their undergraduate studies at UBC in the Vantage One Program. The awards will be granted on the basis of exceptional academic achievement, intellectual promise, as well as impressive extracurricular and community involvement. Students receive their scholarships when they enter Vantage One, and the scholarships are renewable for up to three additional years of study. The scholarship totals up to $40,000 CAD, payable at up to $10,000 CAD per year for four years.
No application needed.
Awards ranging in value up to the full cost of the student’s academic program and living costs are offered to students beginning their undergraduate studies at UBC in the UBC Vantage One Program. The value of each award is dependent on the recipient’s financial need. The awards will be renewed for up to three additional years or to degree completion, whichever is less, provided the recipient maintains their status as an international student in Canada. Award winners will have their awards reviewed annually to assess and update academic progress and financial need. The awards will be granted on the basis of academic merit; financial need will also be taken into account. The award is made on the recommendation of UBC Vantage College in consultation with the UBC International Student Initiative.
Deadline for application: December 1, 2016
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