Aid Types

At Northern Arizona University, you can receive many different types of financial assistance, including scholarships, grants, loans, and student employment.

Use our net price calculator to determine what scholarships and grants you are eligible for, and read descriptions of our available loans that can cover your remaining costs.  

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A scholarship is financial aid awarded on the basis of academic merit or other achievement. Scholarships do not need to be repaid.

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A grant is a form of gift aid that does not need to be paid back. Each grant has different requirements and funding levels.

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A student loan is borrowed money that must be repaid, and can only be used for educational expenses. Most loans have fees with an average repayment period of 10 years.

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Additional Financial Assistance

View options for additional financial assistance.