Update on Stafford Loan eligibility for graduate students: The Subsidized Stafford Loan will no longer be available to graduate students starting July 2012 as a result of the Budget Control Act passed by Congress. The Unsubsidized Stafford Loan will still be available.
Go to the Types of Aid link below to find more information about the Federal Stafford Loan program.
I'm interested in using financial aid for my graduate program. How do I apply?
How many credits per semester are required for graduate students to be eligible for financial aid?
Are there deadlines related to financial aid?
Financial Aid Deadlines
What types of financial aid are available for graduate students?
Types of Aid
I received a letter from the Financial Aid Office saying I need to submit a Verification Worksheet and a copy of my tax return. What is this for?
Submit Verification Documents
How do I view my financial aid awards in eSIS and accept the aid I would like to receive?
Viewing and Accepting Your Aid
I have accepted a federal loan in my eSIS. Is there anything else I need to do for that loan to be processed?
Processing Your Loans
How does the financial aid credit my semester bill?
Payments and Disbursements
Can I use financial aid during J-Term, Summer Session, or while studying abroad?
J-Term, Summer, and Study Abroad
What policies and procedures should I be familiar with related to financial aid?
Policies and Procedures
I am about to graduate or leave UW-River Falls. What should I be aware of?
Leaving UW-River Falls