May 18, 2020

Government of Canada support for students during COVID19

St. Andrew’s Hall students and residents, if you had hoped to work this summer to pay for your studies but cannot due to COVID19, please note that the Canadian government is now offering the Canada Emergency Student Benefit.  This benefit will offer $1,250 per/month for four months to any student with a pre-tax monthly income of $1,000 or less. Eligible students include recent graduates, those currently enrolled at a post-secondary institution, and those who will begin school in September. To check whether you meet the eligibility criteria, or to apply please see:

https://www.canada.ca/en/revenue-agency/services/benefits/emergency-student-benefit/cesb-who-apply.html