Student Emergency Funding & Loans

Need a laptop?

  • BU Laptop Loan Program – There are 29 laptops available for loan through IT Services, on a first-come, first-served basis. There is no requirement to show financial need to borrow a laptop. Laptops can be loaned by the week or semester.  Please place your loan request through the IT Helpdesk ticket system or email .

Student Emergency Fund

We understand that unexpected emergencies can occur.  Students are able to apply for a one-time, non-repayable grant during their university studies.  Students will be considered for all available funds such as the Tina Sorensen Memorial Bursary, the Joan and Paula Mallea International Student Emergency Fund, or the Supplementary Undergraduate Student Assistance Trust Fund (SUSA).  Click here for application form.

J.R.C. Evans Loan

Students can apply for a repayable loan multiple times during their studies.  A co-signer is required.  Click here for application form.