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2013-2014 Important dates

All dates refer to full-time OSAP applications unless otherwise noted.

Fall

Winter

Spring

Fall term

Student Awards & Financial Aid dates and deadlines for the fall term
Date Action to be taken
June 15 Recommended date for submission fall OSAP applications.

September 3             

Student Awards & Financial Aid will begin confirming enrolment for fall OSAP funding.
October 18 OSAP Application deadline (full funding) - fall & winter or fall, winter & spring applications submitted after this date will receive reduced funding.
October 21 OSAP Application deadline for fall only term. Pro-rated funding is not available for one-term only applications.
October 21 Application deadline for 30% Off Tuition grant for students enrolled in fall only term.
October 25 Part-time OSAP: Application deadline for students with online courses only.
October 30 Last day to submit uWaterloo Full-time Bursary/Award application for fall only term.
October 31 Last day to submit uWaterloo Part-time Bursary application for fall.
November 01 Recommended submission date for OSAP Extension form to add winter to fall only term.
November 01 Recommended date for submission of winter OSAP applications.
November 08 Part-time OSAP: Application deadline for students with on-campus courses.
November 08 Deadline to submit signature pages and supporting documentation for fall only term.
November 08 Deadline for OSAP Reviews & Appeals.
November 08 Deadline for submitting supporting documentation for the 30% Off Tuition grant for fall only term.
December 06 Recommended last submission date for Continuation of Interest Free Status forms for this term. Forms submitted after this date have no guarantee of being processed for the fall term.
December 20 Official last day of term.
December 20 Last day to submit Continuation of Interest Free Status form for fall term. Forms will not be accepted after 3:00pm. (please do not put forms in the drop box on this day).

Winter term

Student Awards & Financial Aid dates and deadlines for the winter term
Date Action to be taken
November 1 Recommended date for submission of winter OSAP applications.
January 6                     Student Awards & Financial Aid will begin confirming enrolment for winter OSAP funding.
February 20 OSAP application deadline for winter only or winter & spring only (full funding).
February 23 Final OSAP application deadline (with Reduced Funding) for fall & winter term. New OSAP applications submitted after this date will not be processed.
February 23 Application deadline for 30% Off Tuition grant for students enrolled in winter only or both fall and winter terms.
February 23 Last day to submit OSAP Extension Form to add winter term to fall only term.
February 28 Last day to submit Full-time Bursary/Award Application for winter only and fall & winter terms.
February 28 Part-time OSAP: Application deadline for students with online courses only.
February 28 Last day to submit uWaterloo Part-time Bursary application for winter.
March 13 Part-time OSAP: Application deadline for students with on-campus courses.
March 14 Deadline to submit signature pages and supporting documentation for fall & winter term.
March 14 Deadline for OSAP Reviews (appeals) for winter only and fall & winter terms.
March 14 Deadline for submitting supporting documentation for the 30% Off Tuition grant for fall/winter terms
March 31 Deadline for submitting supporting documentation for the 30% Off Tuition grant for winter only term.
April 04 Recommended last submission date for Continuation of Interest Free Status forms for this term. Forms submitted after this date have no guarantee of being processed for the winter term.
April 11 Deadline to submit 2015 Entrance Bursary Application.
April 24 Official last day of term.
April 24 Last day to submit Continuation of Interest Free Status form for winter term. Forms will not be accepted after 3:00 pm. (please do not put forms in the drop box on this day).

Spring term

Student Awards & Financial Aid dates and deadlines for the spring term
Date Action to be taken
April 1 Recommended submission date for spring OSAP applications.
April 1 Recommended submission date for OSAP Extension Form to add spring term to an existing fall or winter application.
May 5 Student Awards & Financial Aid will begin confirming enrolment for spring OSAP funding.
June 15 Recommended submission date for 2014/2015 OSAP Application for the fall term.
June 17                30% Off Tuition grant application deadline for students enrolled in both winter and spring terms or spring only term.
June 17 2013/2014 Final OSAP Application deadline (with reduced funding) for winter & spring term or fall winter & spring term. New OSAP applications submitted after this date for winter & spring term or fall, winter & spring term will not be processed.
June 17

Last day to submit OSAP Extension form to add spring term to winter only term or fall & winter term.

June 17 OSAP Application deadline for spring only term.
June 22 Last day to submit Full-time Bursary/Award Application for spring term.
June 27 Part-time OSAP: Application deadline for students with online courses only.
June 30 Last day to submit uWaterloo Part-time Bursary application for spring.
July 04 Part-time OSAP: Application deadline for students with on-campus courses.
July 07 Deadline to submit OSAP signature pages and supporting documentation for spring only term.
July 07  Deadline to submit OSAP signature pages and supporting documentation for winter & spring term or fall, winter & spring term.
July 07 Deadline for OSAP Reviews (appeals) for spring term.
August 01                   Recommended last submission date for Continuation of Interest Free Status Forms for this term. Continuation of Interest Free Status forms submitted after this date have no guarantee of being processed for the Spring term.
August 16 Official last day of term.
August 16 Continuation of Interest Free Status Form for spring term will not be accepted after 3:00 pm. (please do not put forms in the drop box on this day).

Fall 2014 OSAP funding

The OSAP confirmation of enrolment process will continue regularly throughout the term. Once you are confirmed, it takes approximately 5-7 business days for your funding to be deposited directly to your bank account. 

Please note: you may receive several separate deposits depending on the type of funding you are receiving (provincial loans or grants, federal loans or grants).

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