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Registrar's Need-Based Entrance Bursary

$2,000 for each recipient

The Registrar's Need-Based Bursary assists students who demonstrate financial need. Each bursary is valued at $2,000.


  • Have applied to the University of Guelph-Humber for the fall entry. An offer of admission is not required to complete this application;
  • Be a Canadian citizen or Permanent Resident of Canada;
  • Be entering post-secondary studies for the first time;
  • Have received your Admission's Acknowledgement email with your 7-digit student identification number
  • This award cannot be held with the Diversity Entrance Bursary

How to apply

To apply, complete the online form for the Registrar's Need-Based Entrance Bursary. Before you apply, see the required information below.

The application for the Fall 2024 entrance award competition will be available in early January.

Deadline: Application deadline April 15, 2024 (11:59 p.m. EDT)

Required information

You'll need the following information and documents to complete the application:

  1. Your Social Insurance Number
  2. Your University of Guelph-Humber student ID number (located in the top, right corner of your acknowledgement letter)
  3. Your income tax return forms and those of your parent(s) or guardian(s) or spouse
  4. Your bank account and investment balances
  5. Your estimated summer earnings
  6. The value of any motor vehicles you own

Make sure to review your application

Please ensure your application is complete and accurate before you submit it. After you submit the application, you cannot return to it.

Keep your confirmation number

You will receive a confirmation number once your application has been submitted successfully. You will need this confirmation number to inquire about or make changes to your application.

Updating your application

To correct an error or change your application, email Student Financial Services:

  1. In the subject line, write N.A.F. Changes.
  2. In the body of the email, include your confirmation number, University of Guelph-Humber student ID number and full name.

Receiving your bursary

We will automatically credit your bursary to your University account. The bursary amount will be divided into two equal payments: one at the beginning of the fall semester and the other at the beginning of the winter semester.