Earning the Michigan degree at an affordable cost!
The University of Michigan-Dearborn offers students a competitive financial aid package that is based on both academic excellence and a family’s (demonstrated need) ability to pay for college, ensuring students are able to receive a valuable education and earn the Michigan degree at an affordable cost.
For information about merit and need-based financial aid, please see the information below based on which semester you plan to enroll at UM-Dearborn.
Fall 2021 through Summer 2022
- Students, and families, should complete the FAFSA between October 1st, when the FAFSA opens, and December 1st, the priority date for ensuring maximum consideration for timely financial aid packages and programs that may be competitive and/or have limited funding available (UM-Dearborn’s school code is 002326).
- Students should also consider providing an ACT or SAT test score for merit-only scholarships consideration.
Fall 2020 through Summer 2021
Students who apply for admission will automatically be considered for merit-based scholarships, if funding is still available. You will be notified of your scholarship eligibility after admission.Students should also complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to be considered for any need-based financial aid.