Government Student Loans and Grants


NOTE: Students impacted by BC Wildfires Click Here for more information regarding student loans from the BC Government & StudentAidBC.


StudentAid BC helps eligible students with the cost of their post-secondary education through loans, grants, bursaries, scholarships and special programs. It also has programs for borrowers who need help repaying their loans.

Most StudentAid BC programs are based on need, providing financial assistance where students and their immediate families do not have the resources to meet the costs of post-secondary education and basic living expenses. StudentAid BC also offers scholarships based on merit.

StudentAid BC administers programs on behalf of the Government of Canada including Canada Student Grants.

Visit StudentAid BC to for more information and to apply.
The paper application for part-time studies can be downloaded on the Student Aid BC website, for more information please visit StudentAid BC.

NOTE:  Students in term based, diploma and degree programs at Okanagan College complete one online student loan application for each semester of study.

Visit our FAQ page to answer your questions.