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Office of Financial Aid

Your UMass Dartmouth education is an investment in your future. We can help you finance your education through a variety of programs—from grants and scholarships to loans and student employment.

Get started at Applying for Aid.

Dates, Deadlines & Announcements

  • FAFSA, the Free Application for Federal Student Aid, may now be completed beginning October 1. Complete the FAFSA
  • Priority consideration is given to students who file the FAFSA by March 1. Learn more
  • The FSA ID has replaced the Federal Student Aid PIN and must be used to log in to certain U.S. Department of Education websites. Each student needs a FSA ID. For dependent students, the parent providing the income information on the FAFSA will also need an FSA ID. How to create an FSA ID (PDF)
  • Students: review items on your COIN Student To Do List at myUMassD. Failure to submit required items will delay financial aid awarding and may impact aid eligibility.