National Student Loans Service Centre (NSLSC)

The Basics

What is the role of the National Student Loans Service Centre?

  • Negotiate part-time funding certificates
  • Administer new electronic Master Student Financial Assistance Agreement (MSFAA) process
  • Distribute grant and loan funding
  • Process the interest-free status on your existing OSAP loans
  • Act as the bank for the repayment of OSAP loans
  • Administer the Repayment Assistance Program

New to government student loans and grants? Watch the NSLSC’s orientation webinar.

Student’s Commitment

  • Set up your account via NSLSC Online Services
  • Keep your mailing address up-to-date with NSLSC
  • Watch the online OSAP Repayment seminar prior to completing full-time studies
  • Complete the NSLSC consolidation papers once you finish full-time studies and receive the forms in the mail
  • Repay your OSAP loans according to the terms and conditions specified by NSLSC
  • Make your regular payments to maintain an excellent credit rating!
  • Contact NSLSC if you are unable to make a payment

Download “Top 5 Reasons to Register for an Online Account at NSLSC” (Power Point Presentation)

OSAP Repayment Seminar

How does OSAP Repayment work?

Review OSAP repayment on the Government of Ontario Site
NSLSC offers students a 45-minute online OSAP Repayment Seminar.  Students can sign in using a computer, tablet, Android or iPhone device.

Repayment Orientation Session

Contact Info

National Student Loans Service Centre
2 Robert Speck Parkway
PO BOX 4030
Mississauga, Ontario L5A 4M4

Telephone: 1-888-815-4514

Fax: 1-888-815-4657

Call Centre Hours:  Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

National Student Loans Service Centre Website

What’s New!


Course load calculator: Not sure about your course load percentage for OSAP? Check out our new guide on how to calculate it! Course load guide (non-Engineering). Engineering course load guide.

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