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Jul
15
2020

2020/2021 Program Year

Applications for the 2020/2021 Program Year for classes starting between August 1, 2020 and July 31, 2021 are now available.
May
06
2020

COVID-19 Response Information

Updated November 19, 2020

StudentAid BC is responding to COVID-19 by providing emergency student financial assistance, adapting policy and streamlining processes to support students, borrowers and post-secondary institutions.

For public health and safety guidance on COVID-19, please visit the B.C Government page: Post-secondary studies during COVID-19.

May
01
2020

Receiving Grant Payments

Posted November 10, 2020

Eligible students are now receiving by mail B.C. Access Grant and other grant cheques from the “Province of British Columbia General Account.”

Feb
18
2020

New B.C. Access Grant

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.

Jun
11
2019

2019/2020 Program Year

Applications for the 2019/2020 Program Year for classes starting between August 1, 2019 and July 31, 2020 are now available.

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