Financial Aid

Want to know more about financial aid? The UMKC Financial Aid and Scholarships office can answer your most basic and complex questions.

UMKC students are awarded about $150 million in combined financial aid every year. It means more than three-quarters of the student body qualify for financial aid. Let the UMKC team help you understand the key deadlines for application and how to fill out the forms.

Getting started early is important. Two basic steps will help determine if you’re eligible for a financial aid award during your enrollment at UMKC:

  • Fill out a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) by the March 1 priority deadline. Use the school code 002518 to send your FAFSA to UMKC.
  • Apply for and receive admission to UMKC. In order to be considered for automatic scholarships, please submit a complete application by the deadlines.