Online Degrees and Financial Assistance for Canadian Students

Our U.S-based and –accredited online university for Canadian students provides distance learning programs that are always within your reach.

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Tuition Reimbursement

If you are employed, your company may reimburse you for pursuing a college degree from a qualified institute of higher education. Check with your human resources department to see if this option is available to you.

Student Federal and Provincial Financial Assistance

Purdue Global is pleased to announce that we are an approved university for qualified online students across Canada to apply for and receive Canada student loans as well as some forms of provincial funding.

Ontario-based students can visit the Ontario Student Assistance Program website to identfy additional funding options. Financial assistance may be available for those who qualify.

Scholarships for Canadian Students and Other Forms of Financing to Consider

  • Financial support from community organizations and service clubs
  • Part-time employment
  • Family resources
  • Aboriginal organizations
  • Governments
  • Employment Insurance/Labour Market Development
  • Unions
  • Churches and religious institutions
  • Foundations that offer scholarships and/or bursaries

Lifelong Learning Plan

The 'Lifelong Learning Plan' is offered through the federal government and allows individuals to withdraw funds from their Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP) to finance training or education for themselves or their spouse or common-law partner.

Learn More About the Lifelong Learning Plan