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Student life can be a breeze.

Thinking of applying for Student Financial Assistance from the Quebec government? It’s easy with Laurentian Bank. Focus on your grades while we handle the rest.1

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We do the heavy lifting.

Once the Quebec government approves your loan application, Laurentian Bank will take care of the rest. You don't have to worry about the paperwork, and we'll take care of depositing the approved funds into your account.

What you should know.

Maximum amount.

Determined annually by the ministère de l’Enseignement supérieur.

Interest rate while studying.

While you’re still a student, the Quebec government pays the interest on the loan.

Interest rate post-studies.

  • Interest rate can be fixed or variable.

  • Interest rate varies according to the loan amount and the amortization period.

Available terms.

  • 1 year to 10 years.

Easy repayment.

  • Monthly, weekly or bi-weekly payments: principal and interest.

  • Pay back the loan early without penalty.

Helpful tips and resources.

Your questions answered.

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