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Graduate Students: Financial Resources

Apply for Financial Aid

The steps to applying for financial aid.

Grants & Scholarships (External Scholarships)

External scholarships and fellowships are awards that are funded by sources independent of the University of Kentucky including non-profit groups, government agencies, and companies.

Financial Aid Appeals

Information on appeals from the Office of Financial Aid.

Financial Aid Counselors

Find your admissions counselor.

Financial Aid Forms

Forms from the Office of Financial Aid.

Financial Aid Questions

Student account FAQs.

Graduate School Assistantship

An assistantship is an appointment to specified teaching or research duties. Over 1,500 teaching or research assistantships are available from departments and other units of the university. In addition to an assistantship stipend, full or partial tuition scholarships are available for most assistantship holders.

Graduate School Tuition Scholarship/Billing Account Information

The Office of Graduate Funding has compiled a list of questions frequently asked by graduate students regarding tuition scholarships and billing. 

Graduate Student Support Funding

Funds are available to degree-seeking graduate students for assistance with expenses relating to travel to present research at professional meetings only, and may be available for thesis or dissertation research. Student Support funding is not provided for participation in or presentation at professional workshops or tuition for coursework.

Grants & Scholarships (External Scholarships)

External scholarships and fellowships are awards that are funded by sources independent of the University of Kentucky including non-profit groups, government agencies, and companies.

Loans

Learn about the different types of loans available to students at UK.

Need Based Assistance

Assistance for qualified students.

Net Price Calculator (estimate the financial aid you will need)

Estimate the financial aid you will need with this calculator.

Overaward Policy

Federal and state need-based aid regulations (laws) stipulate that a student receiving federal or state need-based awards cannot receive assistance (from any source) in excess of his/her gross financial need as determined by the analysis of the information submitted on the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

Student Account Activity

View your student account activity through myUK.

Student Account Payment Methods

A description of the payment methods available for student accounts.

Tuition & Fees 

Information about the current tuition rates and fees at UK.