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Undergraduate Financial Aid

Types of Aid

Paying for your education can seem overwhelming. We're here to help you gain a better understanding of the different methods you can use to finance your degree that best suits your needs. Explore some of your options below.

Scholarships and Grants

We know you’ve worked hard and we’re happy to acknowledge your many academic and athletic achievements. We offer many merit-based scholarships and grant opportunities.

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Borrowing money is one way to help you finance your Quinnipiac education. Before applying for a private educational loan, we strongly encourage you to exhaust your federal financial aid options first, including the Federal Direct Loan Program. To qualify for federal financial aid, file your FAFSA on the government website.

Explore loan options

Work Opportunities and Stipends

Many students help to pay for college expenses through work-study programs, paid internships or part-time work. Sophomores, juniors and seniors can earn stipends in exchange for taking leadership roles on campus.

Learn more about work opportunities and stipends

Veterans and Military Benefits

We are partnered with both the Department of Defense and Department of Veterans Affairs to provide a comprehensive set of benefits that fit with your military experience. Whether your mission is advancing your military career, transitioning to the civilian sector, or supporting your dependent as they work toward their degree, we are honored to assist you every step of the way.

Learn more about veterans and military benefits