Money Matters


Timeline for Money Matters

Below, we have created a general timeline on big items that students should keep an eye out on at different times of the year. Bear in mind that the dates/deadlines for each award or financial aid program could change from year to year. It is your responsibility to review the specific details for anything that you wish to apply to. We will send out reminders when there are individual award deadlines coming up through our newsletters.

Unless specifically indicated, the information applies to both current and incoming students.

For tuition fee specific payment deadlines, please refer to our Fees page.

General timeline Action Details
May Apply for the SGS University-wide awards. Awards
June For domestic students: apply for OSAP or other provincial government loan for the Fall and Winter academic year. Financial aid
July Talk to your bank about a line of credit or look into the Scotialine program. Financial aid
August Apply for the Omnibus Awards application.

Make or defer Fall/Winter tuition payments.

Apply for on-campus part-time positions – called Work-Study positions.

Awards 

Fees

Work-study

September For our Doctoral students: CGS-D application deadline; please start preparing way ahead of deadline. Awards
October/November/December  For our Master’s students: students that are eligible to receive the PMFA will be informed and the funds will be transferred to your ACORN account. Financial aid
December For our Master’s students: CGS-M application deadline; please start preparing way ahead of deadline. Awards
January For our incoming Master’s & Doctoral students: OGS application deadline; please start preparing way ahead of deadline. Awards
March For our current Master’s & Doctoral students: OGS application deadline; please start preparing way ahead of deadline. Awards