Deemed to Reside in Québec

To qualify for the Loans and Bursaries Program, you must reside or be deemed to reside in Québec, as defined by any of the following criteria.

  • You were born in Québec.
  • One of your parents or your sponsor resides in Québec.
  • You hold a selection certificate issued under the Act respecting immigration to Québec.
  • Your parents are deceased, but one of them resided in Québec at the time of his or her death.
  • You still reside in Québec, although your parents now live elsewhere.
  • Québec is the last place where you resided for 12 consecutive months without pursuing full-time studies during that period.
  • You were adopted by a person who resided in Québec at the time of your adoption.
  • You have been living in Québec for at least three months and have not resided in another Canadian province for more than three months,
  • You have resided in Québec for three consecutive years within the last five years in accordance with one of the above criteria.
  • Your spouse meets one of the above criteria.