Graduate Students

Financial Aid Application Information 2016-17

The priority deadline for graduate students is April 1, 2016.

USD's FAFSA School Code is 010395

General Information

Additional Forms:

Special Circumstances Appeal:

Students whose family experienced a change in financial circumstance that will lower the student’s family resources may be eligible for a re-evaluation of their federal and /or state aid eligibility after federal verification has been completed. In order to be considered for a special circumstances calculation, the student must meet specific guidelines, explain the circumstances in a letter, and provide documentation of the change.

Please click on the links below for a description of the circumstances that may be considered and the documentation that will need to be provided.


Contact Information

Office of Financial Aid
Hughes Center 319
5998 Alcalá Park
San Diego, CA 92110

Phone: (619) 260-2700