Apply for Aid: Graduate & Professional

Apply for Aid: Graduate & Professional

This page provides step-by-step instructions for Graduate and Professional students interested in applying for financial aid.

  1. Apply for Admission at the University of Arizona

    Apply for admission today!

  2. Complete Your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

    To apply for federal student aid, you need to complete the FAFSA.

    The 2023-2024 FAFSA will be available on October 1, 2022! To ensure timely processing of your FAFSA, it is recommended you fill out your FAFSA by March 1, 2023. Students admitted for the Spring 2023 term should apply before November 1, 2022.

    Completing and submitting the FAFSA is free and quick, and it gives you access to the largest source of financial aid to pay for school.

    Be sure to include the University of Arizona's school code (001083) when you submit your FAFSA to avoid delays in the processing of your aid. Review the short video below for more

    Remember, you need to complete a FAFSA each year!

Graduate/Professional Funding Opportunities

In addition to federal financial aid you may qualify for additional funding opportunities through the Graduate College.

Scholarship Universe

Scholarship Universe (SU) is our scholarship-matching tool for admitted University of Arizona students. SU connects Wildcats to millions of dollars in internal and external scholarships.

Scholarship Universe


What happens after your file your FAFSA?


Complete your FAFSA online as early as October 1st. For timely processing of your financial aid, we recommend you submit the FAFSA as early as possible.

Item Date
FAFSA application becomes available online October 1
University of Arizona FAFSA Priority submission date April 1


Types of Aid