Financial Aid & Tuition
A graduate education is a significant investment in your future. There are financial aid opportunities available for students. The following information describes funding resourses that may be useful to your graduate studies.
The University of San Francisco is dedicated to making education more accessible for our nation’s veterans by participating in programs that provide tuition and fee benefits to qualified applicants, including the Yellow Ribbon Program.
YELLOW RIBBON PROGRAM
USF participates in the Yellow Ribbon Program for U.S. Veterans. The V.A. determines the number of slots available for each university, and several Yellow Ribbon awards are available each year for graduate students in the College of Arts and Sciences.
Federal Student Loans for U.S. Students
U.S. Citizens and U.S. Permanent Residents are eligible for a federal Stafford loan of $20,500 for each year of graduate studies. In addition, the federal Grad PLUS loan program covers remaining tuition and living expenses.
Apply for U.S. federal student loans (Stafford and Grad Plus) using the FAFSA link below. Start your FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) as early as possible. The loan process takes up to 8 weeks. You can accept all, part or none of the federal loan offered to you.