Our advisors can help you explore federal student aid and other financing options for your online degree.
UMUC encourages all students to apply for financial aid, regardless of income or whether studying at the undergraduate or graduate school level.
Our financial aid counselors are here to help you understand the financial aid process and find ways to meet, manage, or lower your education costs.
About Federal Student Aid
Federal student financial aid, available through the U.S. Department of Education, provides loans, grants, scholarships, and work-study opportunities to help cover your college expenses. Eligibility is based on financial need and other factors, including full-time or part-time status and academic progress.
Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
Explore More Financial Aid Resources
View UMUC's financial aid resources, including videos and additional information on types of aid, determining your eligibility, and more.
Military Education Benefits
UMUC's experienced advisors can help you maximize your military education benefits, including
- Tuition Assistance
- GI Bill
- Post-9/11 GI Bill
- Montgomery GI Bill
- Reserve Educational Assistance Program
10 Great Ways to Pay
for Your Education
- Interest-Free Monthly Payment Plan
- Employer-Provided Tuition Assistance
- UMUC Scholarships
- Private Scholarships.
- Federal Grants
- Federal Work Study
- Federal Loans
- Alternative/Private Loans
- Military Benefits
- Tax Credits
Learn more about these 10 Great Ways to Pay for Your Education.