Financial Aid Info Sessions

This spring, knowledgeable staff from Student Financial Aid presented information sessions covering the financial aid process, breaking down the cost of attendance, and providing guidance on budgeting and smart borrowing. 

Full recordings are available below.

Understanding Your Cost and Financial Aid Offer

There’s a lot of information in your Financial Aid Offer letter. In this session, we cover the basics so you can read yours confidently.

Using Loans and Other Types of Aid

There are many different kinds of financial aid. We explain the types—including federal work study and loans—and how they can be used strategically for your Mizzou education.

Options for Out-of-State Tigers

If you are from outside the state of Missouri, you’ll have charges for nonresident tuition. Learn more about these charges and the option to establish Missouri Residency, which can eliminate nonresident tuition as early as your sophomore year.

Important Dates

For the 2024-2025 academic year

Dec. 1, 2023 - Scholarship deadline for first-time college students

Feb. 1, 2024 - Scholarship deadline for current & transfer students

March. 1, 2024 - MU's recommended FAFSA submission date

Apr. 1, 2024 - FAFSA submission deadline

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