Can I apply for a part time student loan??
When you apply for a part-time student loan, you are assessed for a mix of non-repayable grants and repayable loans. You can choose to receive the grants only by indicating this on your part-time student loan application form.
What is part time student loan and Grant funding??
Loan and grant funding is available to students attending post-secondary studies part-time. If you are studying part-time at a designated post-secondary institution in Canada you may be eligible for the federal part-time student loan program. To receive part-time student financial assistance, you must be a resident of B.C.
Where can I find more information about Canada student loans for part time students??
Detailed information on this program can be obtained at www.canada.ca/student-financial-assistance or by calling Student Financial Services. There are income thresholds for determining eligibility for Canada Student Loans for Part-time Students.
What is the difference between full time and part time student loans??
Students apply for student financial assistance to where they lived for at least 12 months in a row, not including time as a full-time post-secondary student. The assessment for part-time students is also different than for full-time students. The part-time student loan program does not cover living costs.