Financial Aid | LaSalle College Montréal | Five Schools & Over 60 Programs

Loans & Bursaries

Are you eligible for loans & bursaries?

Eligibility conditions:

  1. Students must be permanent residents, Canadian citizens or political refugees.
  2. Students must provide proof of Québec residency.
  3. Programs must be recognized by the ministère de l’Éducation et de l’Enseignement supérieur (MEES). All DEC, AEC, DEP and ASP programs at LaSalle College (on campus or online) are recognized for loans and bursaries.

How do I apply for financial assistance?

Online application for financial assistance: 

  1. You must have a permanent code.
  2. The analysis of your application will take one and a half months.
  3. The school codes are the following:
    • ACS and DCS LaSalle 749548
    • DVS LaSalle 585501
    • ACS = Continuing education
    • DCS = Regular training program
    • DVS = Vocational training
  4. Program codes: Please take note that there is no period between letters and numbers in program codes.
    • Program codes do NOT use the letter “o,” rather use the number “zero”. For example: Instead of NTA.1J, write NTA1J AND
    • Once your application for financial assistance has been made, additional documents to include and declarations to be made will be specified. For example : 410D0

Written applications for financial assistance:

Students without permanent codes have to apply for financial assistance in writing. Forms are available at LaSalle College or on the AFE website.

The final step:

Once your application has been accepted and your studies have started, a guaranteed certificate is lodged directly on your account on the AFE website. You will have to print the certificate and give it to your financial institution. The money will be in your account five business days after you’ve submitted this certificate.

The recognized financial institutions for Loans and Bursaries are:

- RBC Royal Bank
- Bank of Montreal
- Caisse Desjardins
- National Bank of Canada
- Laurentian Bank

Additional Bursary 

Perspective Québec Scholarship

Each student enrolled full-time at LaSalle College as of the fall 2022 semester in one of the eligible DEC programs (Computer Science, Early Childhood Education or Special Care Counselling) Students are eligible whether they are at the beginning, middle or end of their program.

For more information

For eligibility criteria, click here.