Ontario Student Assistance Program (OSAP)

OSAP Basics

Learn about OSAP and how it can help you plan your education.


What is OSAP?

Learn more about how OSAP helps students in Ontario and about the Student Access Guarantee.


What types of financial aid are available?

Learn the differences between grants, bursaries, and loans and how they can help you pay for your education.


How does OSAP work?

See how OSAP works in Ontario, who the players are and how they work together to get aid to you.


How much aid can I get from OSAP?

Find out about the maximum aid amounts you can receive from OSAP.


What are my responsibilities?

Understand what you (or your family) are responsible for when you apply for OSAP.