Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada
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Financing Your Education

Financing your education is very important. At StFX, we have the resources to guide you through your educational financial planning to keep you on track. Let us help you explore your options:

StFX has a dynamic Bursary Program offering over $500,000 annually in financial support. We encourage you to check out the opportunities offered with these awards.

Our university participates in government student loan programs with both Canada and the United States.

StFX also offers many opportunities for students to work on campus, with approximately 30% of the student population employed by the university annually! For more information on student employment, contact our Student Career Centre

Did you know:

St. Francis Xavier University provides over $3 million in scholarships and financial aid to students each year. In fact, students with an admissions average of 85% and over are guaranteed an entrance scholarship worth at least $5,000.


To find our more about your options to help finance your education:


Scholarship Office
5005 Chapel Square
Phone: (902) 867-5384
Fax: (902) 867-2329


Bursaries and other financial aid options:

Financial Aid Office
Nicholson Tower 316 & 318
Phone: (902) 867-2374
Fax: (902) 867-5458
Email Us:


For Students from the United States:

StFX recently partnered with ( to show students from the United States how their academic and extracurricular achievements can result in scholarships. We want to recognize student contributions to community and school, while rewarding hard work.

A few examples of Micro-scholarships:

  • $40 for taking 2+years of foreign language classes
  • Up to $120 for community service
  • $80 for holding a leadership position
  • $20 for each extracurricular activity

If you’re a student in grade 9-12, you can create a free account now to see how much you’ve already earned with StFX, and learn how to earn more. gives you the chance to earn scholarships before you apply rather than finding out later.  To be eligible for these scholarships, you must apply to StFX with your High School transcripts by March 1st.


Please Note that if you receive a larger scholarship from StFX, your scholarship will include the amount you have earned on


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