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Learn about your eligibility for financial aid if you take a course at another university.

Learn the financial impact of dropping or withdrawing.

Find answers to frequently asked questions about financial aid.

Learn about financial aid policies at UMGC.

Learn the difference between grants and loans.

Find helpful information on applying for financial aid.

Learn how to make a payment toward your UMGC student account.

Learn smarter ways to manage your money and education costs.

Learn about UMGC's refund policies for tuition payments.

Learn about meeting SAP requirements at UMGC to remain eligible for financial aid.

Learn about scholarship opportunities to bring your academic goals within reach.

Request an appeal if you have financial circumstances not reflected on your FAFSA.