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OSAP Loan release Ė Spring 2012 and Waterloo Student Awards Office Closure
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The Student Awards Office will begin releasing loans to students who have applied for OSAP funding for the 2012 Spring semester on Monday, May 7 at 9 a.m. Loans will be released from the Student Awards Office at 202 Regina Street for students registered at Laurierís Waterloo campus and at the Service Laurier kiosk in Grand River Hall for students registered at the Brantford campus.
Students are asked to log into their LORIS account beginning Saturday, May 5 after noon to check the availability of their funding for spring term. If funding is available, students will be required to present the following information to receive their funding:
- Social Insurance Card or a notice of assessment from Revenue Canada indicating their name and Social Insurance number. This is a government policy and Student Awards will not be able to release loan documents without this information.
- Valid government issued photo ID such as driverís license or health card (Student One Card is not acceptable).
- Be enrolled in the appropriate course load as requested by the student on their OSAP application or spring extension form.
- Void cheque or knowledge of your banking information (i.e. branch number, transit and account number) in order for your funds to be deposited to your bank account from the National Student Loan Service Centre or the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities (if applicable).
Please visit the following web site for information specific to OSAP loan pick up for the Brantford campus: http://www.wlu.ca/page.php?grp_id=2014&p=17388
Important notice for Waterloo campus students:
The Student Awards Office will be closed on Tuesday, May 15, Wednesday, May 16 and Thursday, May 17 to attend a workshop pertaining to the new implementation and electronic processing of OSAP documents scheduled to begin September 2012. During this time, OSAP loan release will not be available. Students are encouraged to pick up their documentation between May 7 and 14 or after May 17.
Service Laurier will be available to complete Continuation of Interest Free Status forms for students not receiving OSAP but who continue to be enrolled in full time studies over the Spring 2012 semester.
Thank you for your co-operation.
The Student Awards Office Team