Student Awards & Financial Aid

financial aid

Student Awards & Financial Aid provides financial support, information and advice to help students achieve their post-secondary goals. We administer and process:

Student Awards & Financial Aid staff are committed to assisting students with honesty, integrity and respect.

University of Waterloo support statement

The University aspires to identify students in need and ensure that all eligible students admitted to full-time undergraduate programs have the financial assistance necessary to complete their studies.

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  1. Sep. 30, 2019How to apply for winter 2020 OSAP

    1. Complete an OSAP Winter Extension Form

    Applicable if you have already applied for fall 2019 OSAP and your confirmation of enrolment has been completed. This form should be used if:

  2. June 21, 2019OSAP Changes for 2019-20

    In early 2019, the Government of Ontario announced several changes to OSAP, tuition framework, and interest free status effective for the 2019-20 academic year.

    To help you understand what these changes mean and how they may impact you, please review the summary of OSAP Changes 2019-20.

    The OSAP Aid Estimator is available as a tool to estimate your 2019-20 funding.

  3. May 1, 2017You can now submit a CIFS online!!!
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Anticipated Aid for your Promissory Note

OSAP, award and scholarship amounts will be posted as Anticipated Aid on your Quest account each term. Amounts will be updated throughout the Promissory Note period.

OSAP Processing

Full-time OSAP 

  • Documentation received the week of Nov 11

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