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Tuition Assistance & Bursary Benefit

As a community McMaster is dedicated to the pursuit of lifelong learning and skills development.  The Tuition Assistance and Bursary Benefits are an expression of that dedication and emphasize the University’s commitment to the well-being of its employees and their families.

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Tuition Assistance for Employees/Retirees

Please note, regular enrollment/registration procedures apply, regardless of benefits applied.

Bursary Benefits for Dependants/Spouses

Please note, regular enrollment/registration procedures still apply, regardless of bursary application.

Forms, Support & FAQ

NOTE: Completion of these forms does not enroll you in the course(s). Please refer to the program or institution for registration procedures.

Employee Tuition Assistance Application

Use this form to apply for Employee Tuition Assistance. NOTE: Completion of these forms does not enrol you in the course(s). Please refer to the program or institution for registration procedures. | PDF

Bursary Application for Dependants and Spouses of Employees (McMaster Programs Only)

Use this form to apply for a bursary for an employee's dependant(s) and/or spouse. NOTE: Completion of these forms does not enroll you in the course(s). Please refer to the program or institution for registration procedures. | PDF

Bursary Application for Dependants and Spouses of Employees (External to McMaster)

Use this link to access Mosaic to to apply via Employee Self Service for a bursary for an employee's eligible dependant(s) and/or spouse. Please note, you will only be able to access the application tile in Mosaic should you meet the eligibility requirements as outlined on the Tuition Bursary Program for Dependents and Spouses policy. | Site

How to Apply for the External Tuition Bursary Benefit for Dependents and Spouses

How to Apply for the External Tuition Bursary Benefit for Dependents and Spouses | PDF

FAQ – Tuition Bursary Program for Dependants and Spouses

FAQ - Tuition Bursary Program for Dependants and Spouses | PDF