Financial Aid

For many students, financing a college education is among the most significant barriers to higher education access, and, ultimately to completing a college degree. To this end, the Michigan Association of State Universities is dedicated to providing information on financial aid resources and to identifying best practices to assist financially disadvantaged students gain higher education access. 

Federal Student Financial Aid Resources

Free Application for Federal Student Aid - FAFSA

Seven Easy Steps to the FAFSA

State Student Financial Aid Resources 


Michigan Competitive Scholarship


Michigan Indian Tuition Waiver

Michigan National Guard State Tuition Assistance Program 

MI Student Aid

Regional Student Financial Aid Resources


Midwest Student Exchange

Participating universities offer out-of-state students a discounted tuition rate through this Midwest Higher Education Compact program.