Student Financial Services

Whether you are in need of financial assistance to help cover your educational costs or simply need help understanding your bill and payment options, USM can provide the right assistance. We are dedicated to providing you with an excellent education at an affordable price. Learn more about Student Financial Services.

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Financial Aid Deadline

New and continuing students: For the best overall financial aid package, complete your FAFSA for the 2019–20 school year before January 15.
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Submit your application for free

Everyone can apply to USM for free — for both undergraduate and graduate admission.

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Getting Started with Financial Aid

Learn the key steps to successfully applying and staying informed about financial aid and billing at the USM.
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Expand your financial literacy skills

Sign up for a free iGrad account to explore national scholarship opportunities, finance quizzes, budgeting tools, a library of articles, and more.
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Student Financial Services Newsletters

Click this link to view our latest Newsletter as well as our Newsletter archives.

Pursue your passion — with less student debt

Kusow Aden is pursuing his BA in Social Behavioral Science — with no need for student loans. USM is one of the few U.S. schools where student debt has gone down.