Supplemental tuition fee exemption scholarships
Offered to certain international students registered at Université Laval under agreements between the Government of Québec and a number of other countries.
$4.9 million in scholarships
Citizens of the World scholarship
In support of academic excellence.
$10,000 to $15,000
Scholarships for students
Other sources of funding
Tuition fee exemption programs
Under certain conditions, some international students may be exempt from lump sum payments. Here’s a quick reference to help you pick the right one for you.
Other international programs
Canadian francophonie scholarship program
The Government of Canada provides merit scholarships to developing countries of La Francophonie that enable particularly deserving and motivated students to complete undergraduate or graduate studies in Canada.
Scholarship programs resulting from agreements with the CALDO Consortium
Agreements signed between the CALDO consortium, of which Université Laval is a member, and the governments of some South American countries with a view to providing scholarships to resident students so they can pursue their studies and develop their expertise in their chosen field. The signatory countries at this time are Brazil, Colombia, and Chile.
You can also go to the websites of the organizations involved:
Rotary Foundation scholarships
The Rotary Foundation runs the world’s largest privately funded scholarship program. The program makes a variety of scholarships available to allow thousands of university students to study abroad. Scholarship recipients, who hail from nearly 70 countries, act as goodwill ambassadors for the Rotary organization.
Sample student budget
Fatoumata’s budget for the first year of her undergraduate program at Université Laval
Bachelor’s degree, Faculty of Arts and Human Sciences
|Scholarships and income|
|Admin. assistant income
(summer student job)
|Income from a part-time student job during the fall and winter semesters||$5,040|
|Funding from parents||$17,000|
|*Other sources of income are available but vary by situation. Contact your faculty, your home country government, and funding agencies to explore your options.|
|Tuition for 1 year of university
|Health and hospital insurance||$900|
|Québec Acceptance Certificate (CAQ)||$116|
|Housing (room in a ULaval residence)||$4,416|
|Meals (groceries and restaurant)||$5,100|
||Pass included in tuition fees|
|Health care (medication and personal care)||$1,500|
|Academic and personal expenses (sports, leisure, clothes, books, etc.)||$2,400|
Amounts are in Canadian dollars. This budget is fictional and is for reference only. It may vary depending on the student’s situation.