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Financial Aid & Awards

Financial assistance is an important factor for many students as they decide where and what to study. Sheridan has a variety of assistance programs, which are awarded based on demonstrated financial need.

Covid-19 Update: We will continue to process and support OSAP, scholarships, bursaries and awards online, through email and over the phone.

Covid-19 Updates

Covid-19 Emergency Financial Aid Bursary

The Covid-19 Emergency Financial Aid Bursary is to provide assistance for students who are actively registered in courses and remain enrolled for the Winter 2020 term who have experienced extraordinary financial hardship as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic in meeting basic needs on an emergency basis.

The application will be open from April 1, 2020 – April 6, 2020

Experiencing financial distress?

If you are experiencing financial distress, please email fin.aid@sheridancollege.ca .

OSAP

The Financial Aid and Awards Team is continuing to process OSAP applications and documents as they are submitted. Please upload any supporting documents to your OSAP account or email them from your Sheridan student email account to fin.aid@sheridancollege.ca.

Student Loan Repayment Pause

To support student loan borrowers during the COVID-19 pandemic, the Governments of Canada and Ontario have announced their plans to pause the repayment of Canada Student Loans until September 2020, with no accrual of interest. 

Scholarships and Bursaries

Bursary and scholarship cheques continue to be mailed to the address you have provided in myStudent Centre. Scholarship and bursary selections are continuing remotely. Please monitor your Sheridan student email account for updates about your application(s).

Repayment Pause

To support student loan borrowers during the COVID-19 pandemic, the Governments of Canada and Ontario have announced their plans to pause the repayment of Canada Student Loans until September 2020, with no accrual of interest. 

Require assistance? We're here to help.

If you need help or assistance regarding Financial Aid, email: fin.aid@sheridancollege.ca using your Sheridan email account with your Sheridan Student ID number and provide as much information about your inquiry as possible.

For service by phone, students can follow the steps at qless.sheridancollege.ca or through the QLess mobile app.  Students will be contacted directly at the phone number they provide. 

Alternatively, call and leave a voicemail (please include your Sheridan Student ID number). Call: 905 845 9430 or 905 459 7533 ext. 2425

COVID-19 Emergency Financial Aid Bursary

The COVID-19 Emergency Financial Aid Bursary is intended to provide assistance for students who are actively registered full-time in courses and remain enrolled full-time for the Winter 2020 term and who have experienced extraordinary financial hardship as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. The application is open from April 1, 2020 – April 6, 2020.

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Scholarships, Awards and Bursaries

Sheridan offers Academic Scholarships and Bursaries designed to support current full-time students in various fields of study.

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Sheridan Student Assistance Program

The Sheridan Student Assistance Program provides bursaries, entrance awards and work/study opportunities to eligible students.

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Work Study Program

The Sheridan Work Study Assistance Program provides students with meaningful on-campus paid employment opportunities while they're studying at Sheridan.

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OSAP

The Ontario Student Assistance Program (OSAP) provides eligible students with various types of assistance based on financial need.

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