Financial Aid FAQs


The University of Iowa Financial Aid Office offers many financial literacy tools and can assist students in learning how to make a budget

Step 1:  File Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

Step 2:  Receive Award Notification

Step 3:  Check your Financial Aid To Do List in MyUI for important or missing financial aid forms.

Step 4:  Review your payment plan and learn about various University of Iowa charges by going to the U-Bill site, and find out how you will receive financial aid funds by going to

This information can be found through the registrar's office

Information regarding your financial aid offer can be found here:

If you have questions about your financial aid or have special circumstances you'd like considered, you can contact a Financial Aid Advisor by calling 319-335-94142 or by email

Tuition is billed through the University Billing Office. More information on when your UBill is due can be found here:

Tuition and fees will be charged to your UBill which can be accessed through MyUI. More information on how to make a payment can be found here:

Information regarding payment options can be found here:

See here for information on when to expect to receive financial aid:

Information on refunds can be found here:

Yes, loans to purchase a computer are available. Please see: