Paying for College

Education can be affordable! 

Don’t think you can afford your college education? Think again!

Canadore College has an extensive financial assistance program offered to both full-time and part-time students, with approximately $1.7 million in scholarships and bursaries being awarded annually.

Along with support from our Financial Aid department, paying for your college education is within reach!

Tuition Fees and Expenses

Tuition, Ancillary Fees, Deadlines and more. Get the info you are looking for!

Learn more about college expenses

Access the Student Payment Centre

External Awards

Many businesses and organizations offer financial assistance to students through awards, scholarships and bursaries. Come back and check this section out regularly!

Employment Opportunities

Great jobs are available to students throughout the school year and over the summer...directly on campus!

HigherEd Points

Pay tuition and repay student loans using loyalty points through Higher Ed Points.

Ontario Student Assistant Program

OSAP is financial assistance provided through the provincial and federal governments for residents of Ontario.

Entrance Awards

Open to all first year students who are residents of Ontario and are currently enrolled in a full-time program at any of Canadore College’s campuses. Entrance awards are available online between May 1 – August 31.


Awarded on the basis of financial need and/or satisfactory academic progress. To be considered for a bursary, eligible students must submit a detailed “Online Bursary Application” between October 1 –31.


Awarded based on academic excellence, attendance, and overall contribution to the classroom. Applications are available between November 1 – and the last day of the semester in December. Recipients are notified in March.

Financial Aid Department Contact Info

705.474.7600 ext. 5123 / 5720

September – April
8:30 am – 4:30 pm

May – August
8:00 am – 4:00 pm