Investing in your future may require some help along the way.
Waterloo offers financial aid to eligible students, as well as many scholarships and bursaries specifically for Indigenous students.
Scholarships and Bursaries
Financial aid is available to you through:
- government loans
- Indigenous-specific scholarships and awards
Ontario Student Assistance Program (OSAP)
A student loan through OSAP is one of the ways that you can finance your postsecondary education.
Work Study Program and Part-time Work
The Work programs at Waterloo can help you find a part-time job (or a full-time co-op job) at the university while you are in school. Some of the jobs available to you include helping professors with research or working at campus organizations such as the Indigenous Student Centre.
As the largest co-op university in North America, Waterloo is known for their remarkable co-op program.