Agencies, Boards, and Commissions


  • The College of Trades and Appointments Council
  • The Ontario Student Assistance Financial Eligibility Advisory Committee receives appeals from OSAP applicants and makes recommendations to the Minister of Training, Colleges and Universities on their eligibility for financial aid from the Ontario Student Assistance Program.
  • Ontario Graduate Scholarship Program Selection Board provides advice and recommendations to the Minister of Training, Colleges and Universities concerning the policies and administration of the Ontario Graduate Scholarship program and selects successful candidates for funding under the program.
  • The Postsecondary Education Quality Assessment Board makes recommendations to the Minister of Training, Colleges and Universities on applications to offer degree programs from new and existing private Ontario degree-granting institutions, out-of-province institutions, Colleges of Applied Arts and Technology and all others not authorized to award degrees by an Ontario statute.
  • Provincial Advisory Committees (and Industry Committees) provide advice and recommendations to the Minister of Training, Colleges and Universities concerning apprenticeship programs and the qualifications required for trades and other occupations.
  • Boards of Governors of Colleges of Applied Arts and Technology
  • University Foundations