Canadian Student Financing

Please note this information is for Canadian students only. If you are an international student, please enquire in your home country.

STUDENT LOANS

The Athabasca University Online MBA for executives program is recognized as a full-time program by the Canadian federal government for individuals applying for student loans.

LOW INTEREST STUDENT LINES OF CREDIT

Many banks offer options for financing your education. The following are just a few – check with your own bank as well, to see what they can offer you.

LIFELONG LEARNING PLAN

You can also consider using some of your RRSP funds for your education.

TAX DEDUCTIONS FOR CANADIAN STUDENTS

  • ALL TUITION FEES ARE TAX DEDUCTIBLE IN CANADA. At AU, text books are included in tuition and will be included in your annual tuition tax credit.
  • Students enrolled in the AU MBA are considered full time students by Revenue Canada for every month enrolled in a course. In most cases, this will result in a $400 per month tax credit.