In order to qualify for the Explore program you must have been enrolled full-time during at least one term of the current academic year at an educational institution that is recognized by the Ministère.
For the purposes of Explore, you may be deemed a full-time student if you meet any of the following criteria:
- You are enrolled in a cumulative total of at least 9 university credits during the same term in a single or two universities.
- You are deemed a full-time student based on Aide financière aux études criteria. The conditions for acquiring this status also apply to secondary school students.
- You are enrolled in the final term of a college or university program, independent of the number of hours or credits involved.
- You are enrolled full-time in a vocational training program for at least 13 consecutive weeks.