The Office of Financial Aid

The Office of Financial Aid provides financial assistance to students at the University of Michigan-Flint. This financial assistance includes grants, loans, scholarships, employment opportunities through work-study and more.
Looking for more information on financial assistance? Following the links on the left will guide you through every step of the financial aid process. You will also find documents, tools, and links to outside resources that will give you a better understanding of your financial aid.

Important Reminders

Freshman Merit Scholarships

High school students applying as first-time freshmen now have access to more scholarship funds to help pay for their respected UM-Flint education. Instantly available to motivated students with strong academic records, our newly expanded Freshmen Merit Scholarship program offers awards ranging up to $7,000 a year, with limited full-ride awards available.

File your FAFSA

Early FAFSA Filing

The 2017-2018 FAFSA, will launch October 1, 2016.  Find out what you need to get started!  If you are ready to get started to to now.

Fall 2016 Financial Aid Disbursement

Fall 2016 Financial Aid Disbursement

Does your current enrollment for 2016-2017 match your expected enrollment?  If they are different your financial aid will not pay. To update this you need to fill out a 2016-2017 Financial Aid Revision Request.

Fall 2016 Payment Plans

Fall 2016 Payment Plans

The following payment plan is available for the upcoming semesters:

Fall 2016 - 3 Month Payment Plan - Enrollment Dates:  August 18, 2016 - September 26, 2016 (Must enroll by 8PM on September 26)

Register Now for Classes

Register Now for Classes

Register now for Spring, Summer, and Fall 2016 classes. Courses are filling quickly and we want to ensure you are registered for your courses you really want and need.

NASFAA's Tips for Students

Students in Unique Situations: Tips for the FAFSA

Have a question about your situation regarding the FAFSA? Questions on the 2015-2016 FAFSA that may cause difficulties for students in unique situations, such as wards of the court or foster youth, are listed on this document from the National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators.



Financial Aid Statement

The University of Michigan–Flint Office of Financial Aid operates under many federal, state, and institutional guidelines. In addition, the office adheres to all ethical practices in all facets of delivering student financial aid. As a member institution of the National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (NASFAA), the office is bound by the code of conduct as established by our profession. University of Michigan–Flint financial aid administrators also abide by the loan code of conduct and the ethical expectations of the University.

Information Designation 

The Director of the Office of Financial Aid and the Assistant Director(s) are available to assist enrolled or prospective students in obtaining financial aid information, school information, information on completion or graduation rates and school security policies and crime statistics.  To contact them visit our Contact Us information.