OSAP for Full-Time Students Dates

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2018/2019 Recommended OSAP Application Complete Date

Note:  The 2018/2019 OSAP for Full-Time Students application is currently available through the OSAP website. June 30 is McMaster’s recommended date to complete the OSAP application.

Undergraduate sessional dates are available on the Office of the Registrar website.

Academic Term Application Complete Date
Fall Term June 30
Winter Term June 30
Fall-Winter Terms June 30

2018/2019 OSAP Application Deadline Dates

*The 2018/19 OSAP Extension Form is available in early October.

Academic Term Deadline Date
Fall Term Oct. 21
Winter Term Feb. 28
Winter Term Extension* March 20
Fall-Winter Terms Feb. 28
Spring Session Extension* May 6 (40 days before end of term)
Summer Session Extension* June 24 (40 days before end of term)
Spring-Summer Term (OSAP app online) June 4

2018/2019 OSAP Supporting Documentation Deadline Dates

Academic Term Deadline Date (40 days before end of term)
Fall Term Nov. 12
Winter Term March 21
Fall-Winter Terms March 21
Spring-Summer Term (OSAP app online) June 24

2018/2019 Graduate OSAP Deadline Dates for Full Academic Year

Item Deadline Date
Recommended Application Complete Date June 30
Application Deadline Date July 2
Supporting Documentation Deadline July 22

What’s New!

Spring/Summer CIFS: Deadlines for undergraduate, graduate, MBA and Medicine students to submit a Continuation of Interest-Free Status application are approaching. Apply online via the OSAP website. Learn more about Interest-Free Status.

OSAP peer-support sessions: We are now offering peer-support sessions every Tuesday from 2 p.m. – 3 p.m. in MUSC 213. Our student ambassador will be available to help current and incoming students with their 2018/19 OSAP applications. Learn more about our peer-support sessions.

2018 Schulich Leaders: Congratulations to this year’s recipients of the Schulich Leaders Scholarships! Four students have received Canada’s most prestigious national STEM scholarships to attend McMaster. Learn more about the 2018 Schulich Leaders.

18/19 OSAP Application: Students can now apply for OSAP for the 2018/19 academic year. Apply via the OSAP website as soon as possible.


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