Tuition Assistance


A scholarship is awarded to students based on their SSAT score and student profile.

Ridley College offers merit-based scholarships to students with exceptional profiles. These funds are made available through the generous contributions of donors and benefactors.

Funds are dedicated to the recruitment of new students of the highest calibre and with the potential to contribute to the Ridley community and the global community during and after their time at Ridley.
Scholarships are awarded based on:
  • A student’s record of academic success, as measured by his or her transcript and confidential report
  • A student’s academic potential, as measured by the results of the Secondary School Admission Test (SSAT) taken at Ridley or any authorized SSAT test location (register at
  • A student’s perceived special talents or potential to make contributions to the life of the school, as determined by the Scholarship Committee 
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With more than 700 students from 60 countries, the largest boarding programme in Ontario and the third largest in Canada, Ridley College is a truly international, co-educational, day and boarding school of the world that prepares students for the world. It has provided enriching learning and life-shaping experiences focused on the arts, academics, and athletics since 1889. Ridley’s Lower School offers JK-Grade 8, its Upper School consists of Grade 9-PG, and Ridley graduates attend some of the top universities and colleges around the world. Ridley is the only   co-ed independent boarding school in Canada and one of only three in North America authorized to offer the International Baccalaureate (IB) continuum programme.