US Students

Cape Breton University participates in the US Department of Education William D. Ford Direct Loan program. US citizens may learn more about potential funding through and can complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at this site.

Students may also obtain funding through the Sallie Mae Smart Option Loan. Information on this funding can be obtained through

If you are a US citizen that will be applying for funding please contact Cavelle Young, Enrolment Services Specialist – Financial Support at for further information.

Below are links to required resources for participating in the Direct Loan program:

United States Department of Education Return to Title IV (R2T4) Regulations

Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) Regulations for US Financial Aid Recipients

Consumer Information for US Financial Aid

Finance Office

Phone: 902-563-1670