The Student Hub

Welcome to our Student Hub! This is your one-stop-shop for any student-related information, tips, and updates, whether it’s relating to general student life, adulting after gradution, advice on landing your dream internship or job, or tools that will help you better manage your finances. 

Student life 101

Here are some of our tips so that you can make the most of your school year as a student!

Tips for moving out of student housing

Planning to move out of your student housing? Our tips and guide will help you prepare your transition from dorm life to a new house!

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Buying Holiday Gifts without Going Broke

4 ways you can stick to your holiday budget

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Your Guide to Renting Student Housing

Renting for the first time? Here are some things to consider before signing a lease.

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Handling a Back-from-school Homecoming

Living independently or “at home,” it’s never too early to have a financial plan.

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3 Ways to Get Involved in Campus Life

Your time during your undergrad will fly by, so make every moment meaningful.

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4 Unexpected Costs New Students Can’t Afford to Forget

If your budget only tackles the major expenses, you might be setting yourself up for financial trouble as the school year rolls on.

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Preparing for Post-secondary Education: A Survival Guide for Students

How can you pay for post-secondary education? We break down our top tips for students heading off to university or college.

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Want a Cool Dorm Room? Here’s How to Decorate on a Budget!

You've been dreaming about what your dorm room will look like since you got your acceptance letter, but there's just one problem

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Tax time: what you need to know before filing your student tax return

Learn the basics of filing an income tax return if you are a student. File your returns and save money on your taxes.

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How to travel on a budget? 2020 Guide

Preparing your budget travel plans for 2020? Our ideas will save money and let you enjoy your vacation. Find out the best ways to travel on a budget.

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Students’ ultimate survival guide

Our top tips to prepare you for university or college.

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Budgeting Tools

Quick and easy-to-use tools to help you manage your every day finances

Savings ideas

Turn spending into savings with Scotia’s Bank The Rest Savings Program

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Loan calculator

Figure out how much interest you owe and keep tabs on your loans

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Other resources

View our latest demos and videos for extra budgeting and savings advice

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Points and Rewards

Earn SCENE points or Scotia Rewards on your everyday purchases.

Watch the latest movies or grab a cheap meal with SCENE points

Redeem your points for movies, meals, and other entertainment

Travel the world with Scotia Rewards

Redeem for travel, gift cards, the latest tech gadgets, and other cool stuff

Mobile banking made easy for students

Bank the way you want, whenever you want.

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Move money quickly, easily, and securely

Transfer money and pay bills with just a few taps and a swipe of a button

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Build and manage your credit history

Get advice on building good credit, checking your credit scores, and how to improve it.

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Ease-of-use and navigation

Easily find and use banking functions as well as switch to other activities on your phone

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Download our new Scotiabank app today

Optimized for size and speed. Start banking on-the-go right away.