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Whether you're an undergraduate or graduate student, we know cost is an important factor in your education decision. That's why the University of Nebraska at Omaha works hard to keep our tuition competitively priced. Making sense of financial aid is not difficult once you understand it. The first step is filing a FAFSA form. Remember to add UNO's School Code to your FAFSA: 002554

Important Updates

CollegeBound Nebraska is now Nebraska Promise

Nebraska Promise is the University's affordability promise to students that proves, at a minimum, that tuition costs will be covered (up to 30 credit hours per academic year) by federal, state, and institutional scholarships and grants during the Fall/Spring term. In order to qualify, a student must be a Nebraska resident, meet the FAFSA filing deadline (June 1) and complete financial aid file to-dos by July 1, enroll full-time as a degree-seeking undergraduate student, be a recipient of the Federal Pell Grant or have Family income of $60,000 or less (Adjusted Gross Income or AGI), and maintain a cumulative grade point average of 2.500. 

2020-2021 FAFSA Priority Deadline Extended to June 1, 2020

The 2020-2021 FAFSA is for Fall 2020, Spring 2021, and Summer 2021 terms. Apply early! Avoid delays and ensure you are awarded your maximum eligibility.

Complete Your 2020-2021 Financial Aid File by July 1, 2020

Completing your file (submitting your To-Do List items) by July 1 ensures that you will have your financial aid eligibility determined with plenty of time remaining until Fall courses begin. It is also a requirement to be considered for CollegeBound Nebraska. 

Contact Us with Your Questions

The Office of Financial Support & Scholarships is ready to help! We are currently working remotely. Please email us your questions at unofinaid@unomaha.edu. We will reply within one business day. 

 Scholarship Applications

General Scholarship Application on MavLINK: Open now to admitted students

Summer Aid

Learn more about financial aid for Summer 2020, disbursement dates and important information.

2020-2021 FAFSA is Open

Get money for college! The 2020-2021 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is open. File your 2020-2021 FAFSA using your 2018 federal income tax information.

Types of Aid

Start here by learning about the different types of aid.

Apply for Aid

Follow these steps to apply for financial aid.

Tools and Resources

Whether you're a high school senior, a military veteran or a seasoned professional interested in developing new skills, we have resources available online and on-campus to help you plan.

MavCENT$ Financial Literacy Program

Managing your personal finances is an important step in financial health. Start here to access numerous financial tools to help you in your journey to financial wellness!

Consumer Information

Learn more about the various consumer information disclosures to enrolled and prospective students, parents, employees, and the public.

Spanish Resources

UNO offers information in Spanish about scholarships and additional resources.

Contact Us

Office of Financial Support and Scholarships
6001 Dodge Street
103 Eppley Administration Building

Phone: 402.554.2327
FAX: 402.554.3472

Email: unofinaid@unomaha.edu
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Office Hours:
Monday-Friday
8 A.M. - 5 P.M.