To be eligible for funding from Federal student aid programs, you must meet the following qualifications:

  • Have a high school diploma or GED,
  • Be admitted as a degree candidate at UMF,
  • Be a U.S. citizen or eligible non-citizen,
  • Sign a statement of educational purpose and certification statement on overpayment and default (both found on the Free Application for Federal Student Aid — FAFSA),
  • Have a valid Social Security Number,
  • Be making satisfactory academic progress,
  • Be in good academic standing or on academic probation,
  • Register with Selective Service, if required, and
  • Demonstrate financial need (as determined by the Free Application for Federal Student Aid — FAFSA)