Applying for student aid | Manitoba Student Aid

What information do I need?

This section explains what you'll need at your fingertips to apply, what information you'll need to provide before you receive your funds and the confidentiality of your information.

Depending on what stage you're at in the application process, you will need to provide different information to our office.

What information do I need when I apply?

When you apply, you need to provide your:

  • Social Insurance Number
  • birth date
  • income tax return information from the last income tax year
  • Canadian bank account number

If applicable, you will also need your:

  • parents' income tax return information from the last income tax year
  • parents' Social Insurance Number(s)
  • spouse or partner's income tax return information from the last income tax year
  • spouse or partner's Social Insurance Number

What documents do I need to submit to receive my funds?

Check your online account to see what documents you need to submit to receive your funds.

If you don't submit all of your documents, you will not receive any funds. We only accept documents until 45 days before your program ends, and you will not receive any funds if your program has ended.

How confidential is the information I give you?

All the information you give us is confidential. Your information will be verified and may be audited, but it will always remain confidential.

Status Report | Manitoba Student Aid

New Information

The National Student Loans Service Centre (NSLSC) online account will be unavailable from September 27 to October 5, 2020. Visit  here for more information.

COVID-19 Updates

Repayment of your Manitoba Student Loan will resume on October 1st, 2020.

If you are having trouble repaying your loan, you can apply for repayment assistance.

In person service is not available at this time.

We are pleased to support you by phone toll free at 1-800-204-1685 or 204-945-6321. You may also send an email through our website, or check for status updates on your student aid through MYSAO.