Financial Aid Options

Many financial aid options are available for applicants to West Coast College of Health Care.

Student Financial Aid

( is available in BC for qualified applicants. Funds are assessed on an individual basis.

Student Loans

Some major bank locations across Canada provide a student loan or line of credit at an interest rate of prime plus 1%, to a maximum of $6500.00. Most applicants who have income from employment, or whose spouse is employed, will qualify for this type of loan.

First Nations Band Funding

First Nations Band Funding may be available to members of First Nations. The applicant can approach the Band Council (or Tribal Council) for funds usually available from the ministry of Indian Affairs.

There are many other agencies which may provide funding assistance, under a variety of circumstances, for those wishing to undertake training at WCC, include:

  • Ministry of Jobs, Tourism and Skills Training
  • Worksafe BC  (
  • Self-Funding – Full payment or a payment schedule can be arranged through West Coast College.

yconic – student awards   (

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Embark on a fulfilling, impactful career with the tools and knowledge that West Coast College's Medical Laboratory Assistant program provides. Enroll today and take the first step toward a brighter future.

For any inquiries or assistance with the application process, please reach out to West Coast College. Our dedicated staff is available from Monday to Thursday, 9 AM to 3 PM (Pacific Time). You can call us at (604) 951-6644, call us toll-free at 1-800-807-8558, or send an email to We're here to help guide you on your educational journey!