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

Register Now for Classes

Register Now for Classes

Reister 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.

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

File Your FAFSA

It’s not too late to apply for 2016-2017 financial aid.  Go to to get started.

Scholarship Application

2016-2017 Graduate Scholarship Application

The 2016-2017 Graduate Scholarship Application is now open!  The deadline to apply for scholarships is June 1st, 2016.  (If you are looking for the general scholarshiop application this will reopen on December 1st, 2016)

Changes to Spring/Summer Aid

Changes to Spring/Summer Aid

Have you read about these important changes regarding Spring/Summer financial aid?

Spring/Summer Aid

When will my Spring/Summer aid be reviewed?

Below are the estimated dates financial aid will be reviewed for students who registered for Spring and/or Summer classes after January 31, 2016. Completion date is dependent on date of registration.  A valid 2015-16 FAFSA must be on file with the Office of Financial Aid. 

Registered By                 Estimated Review Date

March 11, 2016               March 18, 2016

March 27, 2016               April 1, 2016

April 10, 2016                  April 15, 2016

April 24, 2016                  April 29, 2016

May 8, 2016                    May 13, 2016

May 22, 2016                  May 27, 2016

June 6, 2016                    June 10, 2016

June 19, 2016                  June 24, 2016

July 4, 2016                     July 8, 2016

July 13, 2016                   July 22, 2016

Once you recieve your award and you need to make a change please submit a Spring Summer Revision Request.

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 MichiganFlint 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.