How to Receive OSAP Funds

For information on funding amounts and when you will receive OSAP funds, log onto the OSAP website at using your OAN number and password.
  1. The Niagara College Financial Aid and Awards Office will confirm your full-time enrollment status with the Ministry of Colleges and Universities.
  2. Upon confirmation, you will receive 60% of your OSAP funding approximately 3 – 5 business days from the first day of classes.

Loan Documents

Funds will be directly deposited into your bank account after your Master Student Financial Assistance Agreement has been completed, and all other supporting documentation has been received.

To view the distribution amount and dates expected to receive funding, view your Funding Summary online through your OSAP account.

In addition, please check your OSAP Message Centre regularly for updates. This provides information and status updates related to your application. You are responsible for monitoring your application and all communications.

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