University of Toronto Advanced Planning for Students (UTAPS)

Eligibility (Basic Eligibility): 

Canadian citizen, permanent resident or protected person (recognized convention refugee); enrolled full-time in an eligible program; eligible for Canadian government financial aid – such as OSAP – or First Nations band funding.

Award type: 
Grant
Action: 
Application Required if not OSAP recipient
Level of Study: 
Open
Description of Award: 

University of Toronto Advance Planning for Students (UTAPS) fills the financial gap for full-time students who receive the maximum amount of government financial aid available but whose funding doesn’t cover all their university costs.

Academic Year: 
2017-18
Value/Amount: 
Varies based on government-assessed unmet need. See: UTAPS Online Estimator
Full Eligibility Requirements: 

Recipient must: • be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or protected person (recognized convention refugee); • be enrolled full-time in an eligible program (See: Eligible Programs); • be eligible for Canadian government financial aid or First Nations band funding; • be receiving the maximum amount of aid available, but this funding doesn’t cover all university costs.

How to Apply: 

Prospective students can complete the UTAPS Online Estimator to be considered for financial assistance.

OSAP recipients are considered automatically for UTAPS, no additional application is required. Students receiving financial aid from another Canadian province or territory or First Nations band funding must apply using an online UTAPS application at http://future.utoronto.ca/finances/financial-aid/university-toronto-advance-planning-students-utaps.

Deadline to Apply: 
See UTAPS website for deadlines
How/When is it paid?: 

UTAPS assistance is paid to your ACORN account, to outstanding tuition first. Check your ACORN account for scheduled payments.

Availability: 
Domestic Students