An Affordable Degree
You will find a variety of resources to help you earn your master’s degree.
Graduate PLUS Loans
Based on your financial need and income, Graduate PLUS loans can be subsidized or unsubsidized.
You will need to file your FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) to be considered for student loans.
Scholarships and Grants
You may receive a scholarship or grant based on academic merit, research, or other criteria. These are typically awarded through your school, division, or department, but sometimes they are offered through other entities, on or off campus.
You may qualify for Federal Work-Study, a federally subsidized program awarded to students based on their financial needs. This work—for the university or nonprofit organizations as defined by the federal government—provides essential services to the university or the
Learn more about how to pay for college.