Tuition and Financial Aid
MBA@Dayton Program Paths
How to Apply for Financial Aid
- Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) online. Include the University of Dayton school code, which is 003127.
- Sign the FAFSA electronically using your Federal Student Aid (FSA) ID username and password. If you do not have an FSA ID, you can create one by visiting FSA.ed.gov.
Applying for PLUS Loans
- Prior to borrowing through the Federal Direct Graduate PLUS Loan Program, or any additional private/alternative loan, you may need to review credit reports for potential issues. Contact any of the following credit bureaus for information: Experian, Equifax, or TransUnion.
- To apply for the Direct Graduate PLUS Loan, complete the credit application PLUS loan request online.
When You Are Admitted
- If you are awarded, and accept, a Direct Unsubsidized Loan, complete entrance counseling and electronically sign the Master Promissory Note (MPN) online.
- Your financial aid award package will reflect all loan eligibility, which may include a Direct Graduate PLUS Loan. If you are awarded a Direct PLUS Loan, and choose to accept, you must not have adverse credit history and complete an application and appropriate MPN for this loan. If declined for the Direct Graduate PLUS Loan, you can reapply with a co-signer (endorser) or appeal the denial through the Department of Education.
Tuition, Billing and Financial Aid FAQs
Tuition and Billing
- An e-check — ACH
- A credit card (a convenience fee is required.)
- A check
University of Dayton Student Portal Setup
Financial Aid at University of Dayton
Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
Federal Direct Unsubsidized Loan
- Be a U.S. citizen or eligible noncitizen
- Have a valid Social Security number (SSN)
- Be registered with Selective Service if you are male (you must register between the ages of 18 and 25)
- Be enrolled or accepted for enrollment in an eligible degree program
- Be enrolled at least half-time in an eligible program
- Maintain satisfactory academic progress (SAP)
- Not currently be in default on previous federal student loans
- Not have exceeded the maximum aggregate loan limit