Student Awards & 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.

Find out more under Bursaries.

  1. Dec. 5, 2016Office closure notice

    The Student Awards & Financial Aid and Registrar's office will be closed twice this week over lunch for holiday events.

    We will be closing Wednesday December 7th from 11:30-1:30 and Friday December 9th from 12 pm until 1:30 pm.

    If you're looking to drop something off, the drop box will still be available. Our apologies for the inconvenience

  2. Oct. 7, 2016How to apply for winter 2017 OSAP

    1. Complete an OSAP Winter Extension Form (PDF)

    Applicable if you have already applied for fall 2016 OSAP and your confirmation of enrolment has been completed. This form should be used if:

  3. Sept. 12, 2016Determine your course load percentage for OSAP

    Use this chart to determine your course load percentage for your OSAP application:

    • 2.25 units or more = 100%
    • 2.0 units = 80%
    • 1.75 units = 70%
    • 1.5 units = 60%
    • 1.25 units = 50%
    • 1.0 units = 40%
    • 0.5 units = 20%
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