Monday, November 26, 2018

Changes coming soon to the Registrar’s Office

In mid-December, the Registrar’s Office front service counter will move from the second floor to the first floor in a newly renovated space in Ira G. Needles Hall and will be branded as The Centre. Rest assured, the services provided – e.g., form submission, payment of holds, production of letters and transcripts, and inquiries for Student Awards and Financial Aid – are remaining the same.

Stay tuned for more launch details.

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:

Thursday, September 13, 2018

Part-time Funding Certificates

Fall 2018 part-time funding certificates/agreements will start to issue the week of September 24.

Students will be contacted by email with instructions when they are available for pickup.

Tuesday, September 4, 2018

$45M in OSAP payments in one day

Thanks to a new process for processing Ontario Student Assistance Program (OSAP) payments, Student Awards & Financial Aid (SAFA) disbursed nearly $45 million in OSAP financial aid in one day - and that was before the term even started.

Starting this fall term, OSAP funding will go directly to the University to pay student fees for OSAP recipients, and remaining balances will be deposited to student bank accounts (if applicable).

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 for the winter term will be posted as Anticipated Aid on your  Quest account. Amounts will be updated throughout the Promissory Note period.

  1. 2018 (5)
  2. 2017 (1)
    1. May (1)
  3. 2016 (1)

OSAP Processing

Winter 2019 OSAP extensions are processed in the order of date received. Please allow us time for processing.

We are currently processing:

  • Extensions received the week of Dec 3
  • Documentation received the week of Dec 3

What's your Net Tuition?

If you have an OSAP application, click "What's my Net Tuition?" at the bottom of your fee bill to find out!

How to apply for OSAP

Watch this video to learn about applying for OSAP.

How much aid can I get? Try the OSAP Aid Estimator