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While adhering to current public health guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention related to the novel coronavirus, ASU’s Financial Aid and Scholarship Services team remains dedicated to helping you successfully navigate the financial aid process. Our staff is working remotely to help students and increase the safety of our ASU community.

Financial aid


Financial aid at ASU

ASU is committed to offering you a top quality education that provides the most value for your investment and prepares you for a lifetime of success.

Step 1. Learn ways to pay for college.

Step 2. Apply for aid. (Federal School Code is 001081)

Step 3. Understand your aid and your bill.

Step 4. Monitor important dates.

Step 5. Contact us with any questions.
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Cost Calculators

Net Price Calculator
For: Prospective undergraduate
students
What it does: Estimate costs (tuition,
books, fees, and personal expenses)
and need- and merit-based aid you may
be eligible for.

Tuition Estimator
For: Prospective and current students
What it does: Calculate tuition and
mandatory fees based on where you’re
from and the program you select.

Scholarship Estimators

Scholarship Estimator
For: Prospective first year students
What it does: Determine if you might
be eligible for an ASU merit (academic-
based) scholarship.

Scholarship Search
For: Prospective and current students
What it does: Search for scholarships
that have not expired.

The Scholarship Portal
For: Admitted and current students
What it does: Sign in and manage your
applications, recommendation requests
and bookmarked scholarships.

Loan Resources

Loan Calculators
For: Anyone interested in pursuing a loan
What it does: Calculate interest rates,
repayment timelines and options.

Federal Student Loan
For: Students
What it does: Overview of the types of
Federal Student Loans available.

Federal Parent Loan
For: Parents of undergraduate students
What it does: Overview of the Parent
PLUS Loan and the process to apply.

Inside ASU podcast hosts

Inside ASU podcast


"Show me the money! Using financial aid to help pay for ASU."

Hear tips on getting financial aid and paying for college in this Inside ASU podcast episode.

Important Dates | more
Nov 23

Begin Using Pell Grant Book Deferments for Spring 2021 (sessions A and C)

If you are a Federal Pell Grant recipient who has all outstanding financial aid verification documents submitted and are enrolled in spring 2021 session A or C, you may obtain your textbooks for the semester at the ASU Bookstore and have your book charges billed to your student account. If you are eligible, you will be sent an ASU email each semester with instructions. For more information, click here.
Dec 4

Last Day to Accept Fall 2020 Loans

At 5 p.m. (Arizona time), any loans that are not accepted will not be eligible for disbursement in the fall term. If you are enrolled in the spring term at least half time and have not used all of your annual loan eligibility for the academic year, you may be eligible to receive Federal Direct Loans in the spring term. Remaining loan eligibility for the spring term is determined by your current grade level, dependency status and cost of attendance.

Dec 23

Deadline to use Pell Book Deferments for Spring 2021 (sessions A and C)

If you are a Federal Pell Grant recipient who has all outstanding financial aid verification documents submitted and enrolled in spring 2021 session A or C, you may obtain your textbooks for the semester at the ASU Bookstore and have your book charges billed to your student account. If you plan to use this benefit, you must do so online by 6pm on this date. For more information,  click here.
Jan 1

ASU Scholarship Portal Application Deadlines Begin

Most deadlines for the 2021-2022 year occur between January 1 and March 1. It is important that you review deadlines carefully as they do vary. Scholarship awards are very competitive and if you are selected, you will be notified by the awarding office noted in the scholarship listing. Scholarship recipients are typically notified of selection in April and May.
Jan 1

Spring 2021 Disbursements Begin (sessions A and C)

Financial Aid and Scholarship Services will begin applying your spring 2021 (sessions A and C) financial aid to your spring charges starting January 1st. All processing of refunds to be completed by January 8th. For more information,  click here.
Jan 12

Spring 2021 Census Date (session A)

For students enrolled only in session A: For more info regarding ASU's financial aid census policy, please click here. This policy affects your award amounts. Your census date may be different if you are in a dynamically dated course (i.e., a course that is not a session A, B or C course).