Understanding Aid at Howard

Financial Aid Basics
An overview of financial aid as well as costs, eligibility and common questions.
How to Apply for Federal Aid
A step-by-step guide for applying, receiving and maintaining your eligibility for aid.
Funding Opportunities
A full list of all financial aid forms, applications, and worksheets as well as helpful links.

Paying for Howard

How to Make Payments
To help pay for your Howard education, we provide various methods for you to pay your dues.
Types of Aid
Information about the wide variety of grants, scholarships, work programs and loans available and their respective requirements.
Fill out your FAFSA
The new 2018-2019 FAFSA is available.

Upcoming Deadlines

Deadline For Deadline Audience Category
Last Day Graduation Application available via BisonWeb for Summer 2019 prospective candidates Monday, April 15, 2019 - Monday, July 1, 2019 Graduate Registration
Deadline to receive 50% refund of tuition/fees (Summer Session II) Monday, July 1, 2019 Undergraduate, Graduate Student Accounts, Registration
Deadline to receive 50% refund of tuition/fees (Summer Session II) Monday, July 1, 2019 Undergraduate, Graduate Student Accounts, Registration
University Closed - Independence Day Observed Thursday, July 4, 2019 All University Closing/Holiday
Last Day to withdraw from a course (Summer Session II) Friday, July 5, 2019 Undergraduate, Graduate Registration, Academics
Last Day to withdraw from a course (Summer Session II) Friday, July 5, 2019 Undergraduate, Graduate Registration, Academics
  • Billing & Payment Due Date
  • Identifying Holds/Removal of Financial Holds
  • Receipt of Outside Scholarship and Direct Pay Third-Party Checks
  • Special Billing (Third-Party Contracts & Payment Plans)
  • Refunds

Questions concerning Financial Aid, including Eligibility/FAFSA/Fellowships/Scholarships/Tuition Remission/Loans & Grants, should be directed to the Financial Aid Office, located in Room 205 of the Administration Building.

finaid@howard.edu

Questions concerning Financial Aid, including Eligibility/FAFSA/Fellowships/Scholarships/Tuition Remission/Loans & Grants, should be directed to the Financial Aid Office, located in Room 205 of the Administration Building.