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AskUsMoney for College! How do I find it?

You may need to find more than one source of funding to help pay for your education and living costs while attending college. Do you have money saved? Can your parents or other relatives help? Can you work part-time and still maintain your grades? Check out sources of money you don’t need to pay back as well as those that need to be repaid:

If you receive student financial assistance, always check with Financial Aid and Awards before changing your program or course credit load - changes may affect your eligibility for different kinds and amounts of funding.

Other sources

You may wish to check out funding alternatives offered by:

Plan ahead

Make a budget or spending plan to estimate your costs for college. Do you need a student loan? Can you work part-time? Be prepared with alternative funding in case you have unexpected expenses. Check out CanLearn.
Try budgeting with online tools. To get an idea of what it will cost, see this breakdown of costs.

Always check with Financial Aid & Awards before changing your program or course credit load, since it may affect your eligibility for assistance.

Contact Us

By phone

Phone: 250-370-4862
Toll-free Phone: 1-877-554-7555
Fax: Lansdowne 250-370-3661 • Interurban 250-370-3750

By email

For non-urgent inquiries, please email us. Please include your full name, phone number and Camosun student number. Email: financialaid@camosun.bc.ca

Visit us in person

Interurban Campus • Campus Centre, 2nd Floor
Monday, Wednesday and Friday 8:30am – 4:00pm

Lansdowne Campus • Dawson, First Floor
Tuesday 8:30am – 4:00pm and Thursday 8:30am to 5:30pm

In addition, there is a telephone at the front counter that you can use to contact the desk at the opposite campus.

Last updated: March 6, 2014 11:28 am


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