Options available to students within the Department of Astronomy & Planetary Science
College and departmental scholarships
For a complete list of available scholarships, please visit our scholarships page.
In addition to NAU-level scholarships, we offer scholarships at the college and departmental level. To be eligible for college and departmental scholarships, students must be enrolled in a specific college or department. For information on NAU-level scholarships, please visit the NAU scholarships page.
NAU level educational financing options
How do you plan to pay for your college education? Will you take out loans or apply for scholarships and grants? It is a requirement that you complete the application for the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) in order to receive any financial aid at NAU. Find out all about the NAU financing options for both undergraduate and graduate students.
NAU scholarships and waivers
Northern Arizona University awards scholarships based on academic merit, financial need and personal background. Scholarships are financial aid awards that do not have to be repaid. See the scholarship and waiver options by visiting the NAU Scholarships and Waivers page.
Out-of-state students receive in-state tuition
Find out if you qualify!
Undergraduate Students: Western Undergraduate Exchange Program
Graduate Students: Western Regional Graduate Program
Student job opportunities
Find out what employment options are offered both at NAU and off campus by visiting our student jobs page.
Monthly payment plan
NAU offers a monthly payment plan for tuition payments. See Student and Departmental Account Services for more information.