Who benefits from free college tuition?

Toronto, March 4 (CINEWS): Many parents of high school students are calling up their Chartered Accountants and enquiring about how they could get a free college education for their children.
Already some unscrupulous parents and their advisors are devising schemes to ensure their children get free tuition even if the parents don’t really qualify.students
One scam that could become quite common would be that children would move out of their family home citing irreconcilable differences, in effect the student would be disowned and very eligible for free tuition.
Needless to say there will be many creative ways parents could find to become eligible.
About 80 per cent of OSAP recipients, or 250,000 students, are expected to end up with lower student loan debt as a result of the changes to OSAP than they would under current OSAP rules. Ninety per cent of dependent college students whose parents earn less than $50,000 are expected to receive OSAP grants that are greater than average college tuition.
Seventy per cent of dependent university students whose parents earn less than $50,000 are expected to receive OSAP grants that are greater than average university tuition.
The $50,000 family income threshold is based on Statistics Canada’s Low-Income Measure for a four-person household, before tax.
Providing the majority of eligible students whose parents earn the median annual income of $83,300 or less with enough in grants to more than cover their tuition costs
Eliminating provincial student loan debt for eligible students whose parents earn less than $50,000.
Ensuring that no eligible student receives less non-repayable aid through the new grant than they currently do through the 30% Off Ontario Tuition Grant.

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