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Financial Aid

We'll help you every step of the way.

In the Office of Financial Aid, we help students and their families finance a DU education. From applying for aid to managing unmet cost, we'll provide you with guidance, resources and advice at every step along the way. Use the links above to learn about our aid programs, the cost of a DU education, application instructions, deadlines and more--all for your specific program.

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News and Announcements

It's time to apply for financial aid!

Are you a new student who will be starting at DU in the fall of 2015? The priority deadline for you to apply for financial aid is February 15th. This applies to all new students—early action and regular decision undergraduates, as well as graduate and law students.

Are you currently attending DU? Your priority deadline to apply for aid for the 2015-16 academic year is March 15th.


Were you selected for verification? We have the answers to your questions.

Every year, the U.S. Department of Education selects a number of financial aid applications for review. This process of review is called   verification . If you are selected for verification, we are required to confirm that the information you submitted on your application is true and correct, which means we must ask you for additional documentation.

Did you recently receive an email from us indicating you were selected? Do you have questions about the process?

Find the answers in our Verification FAQs!