Student Financial Profile (SFP)

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The Student Financial Profile is a multi-purpose online application form that is used to apply for scholarships, bursaries and on-campus employment programs such as Research at York (RAY), Work/Study, College Life at York (CLAY) and York Engaged Students (YES). You should complete the SFP at the start of each academic session (once for fall/winter and once for summer) to be considered for a variety of programs.

Summer 2019

The Student Financial Profile will open on April 8, 2019 open for the following programs:

  • Work/Study program (RAY / CLAY / YES / Work/study) - Deadline to apply is June 14, 2019
  • York University Undergraduate Bursary - Deadline to apply is July 12, 2019
  • Graduate Studies Bursary and Awards - Application will open on April 4, 2019; deadline dates vary by bursary/award. Please check the Funding and Awards page for more details.

Who Can Access the Student Financial Profile?

Important Reminders

  • Click the Save Work button regularly as you go through the application to make sure you do not lose your information.
  • Be sure to click the Submit button at the end of your application. If it is not submitted, then your application cannot be assessed.
  • Though the SFP is open from August to March for graduate students, the SFP must be submitted on or before the stated deadline for all awards or bursaries to be eligible for consideration.
  • You have 90 minutes per login session before Passport York will automatically log you out of the SFP.
  • Until your SFP application is assessed, you can make changes online to your SFP by logging back in to the application.
  • Once your application has been assessed you can no longer make changes, but you can still view your submitted application.
  • If you need to make changes to an assessed application, then send an e-mail to
  • If applying for awards, then be sure to read the application process carefully and submit all required documents. Some awards require an essay or reference letter as part of the application process.
  • Students with disabilities have the option of submitting a paper version of the Student Financial Profile. Paper copies are available these Student Accessibility Services office.

Student Access Guarantee

The Student Access Guarantee is a partnership between York University and the government of Ontario that ensures students who receive financial aid from the Ontario Student Assistance Program (OSAP) and are identified as having financial need, have their direct educational costs covered (tuition, books and mandatory course fees).