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Student Financial Aid

Information for Graduate Students

Welcome to the Office of Student Financial Aid. Whether you are a prospective student or currently a student, this is where you can find the information you need to finance your graduate degree.
Students enrolled in a graduate program may be eligible for a Federal Direct Loan to finance part of their education. Eligibility is awarded based on the program cost minus any amounts of company sponsorship, tuition remission, etc. received. If the program costs are not met, student can receive up to $20,500 in Direct Loans.
Below are answers to questions you may encounter as you apply for aid at the University of Maryland.

Graduate Loan Information

The Department of Education is the lender for all Direct Loans at the University of Maryland. However you may research our list of recommended Alternative Student Loan lenders.



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MBA and EMBA Students

Financial aid for EMBA participants differs from the traditional student and the process will vary depending on your program start date. If you are interested in obtaining student loans, select the appropriate start of your program start below.

Additional information for MBA and EMBA students can be found at www.financialaid.umd.edu/mba/faq.php.

Online MBA Program

Financial aid for Online MBA students differs from the traditional student and the process will vary depending on your program start date. Check here for financial aid information relating to the Online MBA program.

International Students

While not eligible to receive Federal Financial Aid, there are still financing options available to you.

Contact Us

If you have questions or need additional information, please contact us.