Friday, February 1, 2019

How to apply for spring 2019 OSAP

1. Complete a Spring Extension Form (PDF)

Applicable if you have already applied for fall 2018 or winter 2019 OSAP and your confirmation of enrolment has been completed.

2. Complete an OSAP online application

Applicable if you have not applied for fall 2018 or winter 2019 OSAP. 

Friday, January 18, 2019

Government of Ontario Announcement

The Government of Ontario announced several changes yesterday which included tuition framework, OSAP, and Interest Free Status (grace period).  The News Release is available online.

Once more information is available we will update our website.

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

Wednesday, December 19, 2018

When is winter 2019 OSAP issued?

When will I receive my winter 2019 OSAP funding?

Student Awards & Financial Aid will confirm your enrolment electronically with the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities. We start this process before the holiday break. Your OSAP funding will be applied to your student account and/or sent directly to you starting in early January. This process will continue regularly throughout the  term.

What can I do to make sure I get my funding at the start of the term?

Friday, December 14, 2018

Closing our doors...and opening new ones

At the end of the business day today, December 14, the Office of the Registrar (and Student Awards & Financial Aid) will be closing our customer service doors for the last time. On Monday, December 17, students can visit The Centre on the first floor of Ira G. Needles Hall (NH), where they will be welcomed by the same staff who will assist them with their registrarial and financial aid needs. We look forward to serving you in the new space!


Wednesday, September 26, 2018

How to apply for winter 2019 OSAP

1. Complete an OSAP Winter Extension Form (PDF)

Applicable if you have already applied for fall 2018 OSAP and your confirmation of enrolment has been completed. This form should be used if:

Wednesday, August 8, 2018

Paying your fees with OSAP made easy!

OSAP funding will be sent directly to the University to pay your fees starting Fall 2018.

How much OSAP will be redirected?

  • OSAP funds will be redirected to Waterloo to pay the current term fees owing less any other anticipated aid listed on quest (e.g. scholarships, bursary).
  • Any remaining OSAP funding will be deposited in your bank account.
  • Allow a few weeks for OSAP payments to appear on your account summary.

What if I made a payment to my account?

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.

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    1. February (1)
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  2. 2018 (4)
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  4. 2016 (1)

OSAP Processing

Spring 2019 full-time OSAP

  • Extensions received the week of March 11
  • Documentation received the week of March 18