Former Youth in Care

Provincial Tuition Waiver Program for Former Youth in Care

The Provincial Tuition Waiver Program waives tuition fees for BC students attending a BC public post-secondary institution, who are 19 to 26 years of age (inclusive), who were former youth in care for a total of two years or more (consecutive or accumulated) in one or more of the eligible categories. To view the list of eligible categories, see the BC Provincial Tuition Waiver Program application form.

To view criteria and for more information visit: BC Gov: Provincial Tuition Waiver Program

Students must complete a Tuition Waiver Request to disclose information to validate the students eligibility with the Ministry of Children and Family Development and submit to the financial aid and awards office.

Youth Educational Assistance Fund for Former Youth in Care