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Laurier Tuition Bursary Program

The Laurier Tuition Bursary Program aims to provide you with the maximum funds available to assist with your tuition. You will be assessed based on your income and expenses for the applicable study period. The amount may vary from year to year, depending on the number of eligible applicants.


How to Apply

  • Complete an OSAP application*. 
    • You must apply for financial assistance for the study-period as the bursary application. 
    • Accepted all available funding.
    • Verify your application status shows as complete.
  • Submit the Laurier tuition bursary application.
    • You will automatically receive the application when it opens on LORIS. When you receive the application, continue with these steps:
      1. Complete the eligibility questions.
      2. Complete the Student Budget portion.

*If you are not a resident of the Province of Ontario, and are eligible through another province, you are not required to apply for provincial loan assistance from your home province in order to be eligible for bursary assistance.


Check the awards important dates and deadlines to give yourself enough time to gather your required documents and make sure you apply for the tuition bursary on time. 

Receive Your Funding

To view your award funding from Laurier: 

  1. Log in to LORIS.
  2. Select the Student Awards and Financial Aid tab.
  3. Select View My Student Aid/Funding.
  4. Select the correct Aid Year and Aid Period.
  5. To see when your funds will be applied, select Disbursement Schedule.

Learn how your Laurier Tuition Bursary is applied to your student account.


No late submissions will be accepted. Applications cannot be assessed until the deadline date passes. You are considered ineligible for assistance through the Laurier Tuition Bursary program if:

  • You have declined the loan by selecting the 'No Loan Option' on your Province/Territory Financial Aid application.
  • You have received Student Access Guarantee Bursary funding in excess of the tuition bursary.
  • Graduate students who have been allotted a Student Access Guarantee Bursary are required to complete a Laurier Tuition Bursary Application to receive their assessed amount of Student Access Guarantee Bursary.
  • You have received the Entrance Bursary. 

Frequently Asked Questions