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  • Phone: 301-314-8377
  • FAX: 301-405-9265
  • eMail:
  • Mailing Address:
    University of Maryland
    Office of Student Financial Aid
    0102 Lee Building
    7809 Regents Drive
    College Park, MD 20742
  • Our preferred method for receiving documents is by mail, fax or in person. We discourage students and their families from sending sensitive information via an attachment to an email

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Welcome to the
Office of Student Financial Aid

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.

Financial Aid Status

Current and prospective students please Check Your Financial Aid Status Online . Just click on the “Show me my Financial Aid Status”.

As of October 15, 2018, all UMD students must use multi-factor authentication (MFA) to log into all university resources that use the Central Authentication System (CAS). You will not be able to log in until you have enabled MFA. For more information on MFA at UMD and how to enroll, click here.

Important Dates and Reminders

Differential Tuition

Have questions about the Differential Tuition for Business, Engineering and Computer Science majors? You can find your answers about the Differential Tuition here.

Verification Frequently Asked Questions

Do you have questions about the verification process? Are we asking you to provide verification documents to our office? You can find your answers by checking our Frequently Asked Questions!

Direct Loans

Direct Loan Program Information

If you have accepted a direct loan for the first time at UMD, visit to complete your required Entrance Counseling and Master Promissory Note.

To apply for the Parent PLUS Loan please visit

Please view Direct Loan repayment plans that’s best for you.