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Financing your education

Figure out how much university will cost

There’s a lot to consider when preparing for university but finances are a major factor that can impact your decision. Expenses vary depending on the lifestyle of the student and level of enrolment.

Funding sources

In preparing for university, you'll want to research all available sources of funding and develop a plan to finance your post-secondary education. Here are some sources to consider:

Scholarships and financial aid in the Architecture program
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Advisors in the Architecture program have put together a site that offers budgetary advice, outlines yearly expenses and describes scholarships and financial aid available to students in the program.

In the current students section of our site, you can find a page that lists available scholarships and another that outlines competitions you can enter, some of which have financial awards.