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Automatic Entrance Awards

As a new student to York University, you will be automatically considered for an entrance scholarship based on your final admission average.

No award application required.

Final AverageScholarship Amount
95% +$4,000 + $2,000 (Science Scholarship)*
90% - 94.5%$2,500 + $2,000 (Science Scholarship)*
85% - 89.9%$1,500
80% - 84.9%$1,000
*90%+ students receive a Science Scholarship of $2,000 for first year

This scholarship is renewable at all tiers based on grade point average and course load requirements. To renew York University Automatic Entrance Scholarships, recipients must maintain a minimum 8.0 Grade Point Average (GPA) over a minimum of 24 credits taken during the entire academic year (previous Summer and Fall/Winter sessions).

Continuing Student Scholarships

After your first year, you will automatically be considered for scholarships and bursaries based on your academic results. You can also apply for a wide range of awards. At York, you will be rewarded for the achievements you make as a York student. Continuing student scholarships are based on your academic performance each year. The value of each award varies depending on the specific award, grades achieved, and the number of courses completed. Many of these awards require an application, but some are automatically granted.

You can see further information on financial support at York here.