Submit your FAFSA here
Be sure to check out these instructional videos that walk you through the easy steps to complete the FAFSA.
The videos can also be viewed on Financial Aid TV.
Visit the new OSFA Scholarship Application. Submit one application and be considered for all grants and scholarships administered by OSFA.
Do you have questions about how financial aid is disbursed. Please visit our Financial Aid Disbursement Information for a quick overview.
The APLU College Cost Fact Sheet highlights frequently asked questions and answers about the cost of public higher education.
Estimate your financial aid with the Net Price Calculator
Compare financial aid packages using the Consumer Finance tool.
The staff of the University of Maryland Office of Student Financial Aid is eager to assist you with obtaining financial aid to help you attain your academic goals.
Current and first-time students please Check Your Financial Aid Status Online.
The IRS online Get Transcript service is currently unavailable. Transcripts may still be ordered using the Get Transcript by Mail service. To use Get Transcript by Mail, you need your SSN or an Individual Tax Identification Number (ITIN), date of birth, and address from your latest tax return. You may also use the IRS Data Retrieval Tool to download your tax information directly from the IRS website to the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). We apologize for any inconvenience.
The Federal Student Aid (FSA) ID has replaced the Federal Student Aid PIN. The FSA ID must be used to log in to certain U.S. Department of Education websites. The FSA ID will confirm your identity when you access your financial aid information and electronically sign your Federal Student Aid documents. If you do not already have a FSA ID, you can create one when logging in to
National Student Loan Data System (NSLDS®),
Agreement to Serve (ATS).
The registration process for the new FSA ID should take less than 5 minutes and a step-by-step guide for registering for the FSA ID is located on the Department of Education website.
The dates for notification and disbursement are summarized here.
Remember to file the 2015-2016 FAFSA at www.fafsa.ed.gov.
The 2015-2016 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) can be completed at www.fafsa.ed.gov. The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is used to determine your eligibility for grants, loans and Federal Work-Study. Our University School code is 002103.
Did you know there's a faster way to file the FAFSA? It's called the IRS Data Retrieval Tool. The IRS Data Retrieval Tool allows students and parents to access the IRS tax return information needed to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), and transfer the data directly into their FAFSA from the IRS Web site.
If you have accepted a direct loan for the first time at UMCP, visit www.studentloans.gov to complete your required Entrance Counseling and Master Promissory Note.
To Apply for the Parent PLUS Loan please visit www.studentloans.gov. The 2015-2016 Parent PLUS Loan Application will be accepted beginning April 2015.