Scholarships and Awards

Recognition of Exceptional Academic Achievement

Dean's List Scholar

This designation is given to U of T Mississauga degree students having a Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) of 3.50 or higher, at the end of the Fall/Winter or Summer Session in which the fifth, tenth, fifteenth, and twentieth 10th, 15th and 20th credit offered by the university has been passed. A notation will be added to the student’s academic transcript in late June (for students who satisfy the requirements at the end of Fall/Winter session) and in late October (for students who satisfy the requirements at the end of Summer session). There is no monetary value associated with the Dean’s List Scholar recognition.

High Distinction

Students who graduate with a Cumulative GPA of 3.50 or above are described as graduates "With High Distinction." This achievement is noted on the diploma and transcript.

Distinction

Students who graduate with a Cumulative GPA of 3.20 to 3.49 are described as graduates "With Distinction." This achievement is noted on the diploma and transcript.

Scholarships

U of T Mississauga scholarships are awarded to degree students on the basis of one or more of the following criteria: academic merit, volunteer experience, student involvement and/or financial need. Awards may be in the form of a monetary gift, medals or certificates. Many of U of T Mississauga's awards recipients are automatically selected based on specified criteria, however, some awards require applications. Additional information on scholarships and other awards is available through the Office of the Registrar website and through U of T's Award Explorer.