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Apply for a 2021/22 student loan

Classes starting between August 01, 2021 and July 31, 2022 AND August 01, 2020 and July 31, 2021

StudentAid BC strives to process your request within 10 business days.

We are currently processing:

  • Requests received on or after
    May 10
  • Additional processing information:
  • Appeals
    May 05
  • Institution Designations
    May 09
  • Youth Educational Assistance Fund
    May 12
  • Permanent Disability Service Requests
    May 09
  • BC Loan Forgiveness
    May 01
  • Pacific Leaders – Loan Forgiveness
    May 01
  • Appendix 8 (allow 4 to 6 weeks)
    May 12
  • Next Appeal Committee Meeting:
    Jun 08

Latest News

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  • Jun 15 2021

    Applications for the 2021/2022 program year are now available for classes starting between August 1, 2021 and July 31, 2022.

  • Jun 1 2021

    Updated June 14, 2021

    StudentAid BC has responded to COVID-19 by providing emergency student financial assistance to support students, borrowers and post-secondary institutions.

  • Mar 11 2021

    Anne Kang, Minister of Advanced Education and Skills Training, issued a statement on March 8 regarding preparations for a safe return to on-campus education this fall.

  • Feb 18 2020

    Updated July 27, 2020

    Building on the elimination of interest on B.C. student loans, beginning on August 1, 2020, a new needs-based, up-front B.C. Access Grant will remove barriers to post-secondary education and training and provide non-repayable financial support for students at B.C. public post-secondary institutions.