Welcome to the Office of Financial Aid!
An education at the University of Portland is an investment in each student's future success. We are dedicated to helping students and their families finance a high-quality education at the University of Portland.
We welcome students and families anytime during business hours. The Office of Financial Aid is located on the ground floor of Waldschmidt Hall. We are open Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; closed weekends and holidays. If you are unable to get your questions answered at the counter, counselors are available by appointment, Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Upcoming Events + Deadlines
January 15 - Priority FAFSA Receipt Deadline
Student's FAFSA must be received by the Office of Financial Aid by January 15, 2017 for maximum consideration. You may still complete a FAFSA after this date to be considered for aid for the 2017-18 year, however, your aid may be delayed.
February 15 - OSAC Scholarship Application Early Bird Deadline
February 15, 2017 is the early bird deadline for the OSAC (Oregon Office of Student Access and Completion) Scholarship Application. Submitting your scholarship application by this early deadline enters students in an additional early bird scholarship drawing! Oregon residents can complete the OSAC scholarship application which provides access to over 500 scholarships. Start your application
today! The final deadline is March 1, 2017.
April 1 - FIRST Scholarship Application Deadline
The 2017-18 FIRST Scholarship Application deadline is April 1, 2017. Each year the University of Portland offers five $3,000 FIRST Scholarships to incoming freshmen, planning to major in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) field, who participated in a FIRST Tech or Robotics competition in high school. The FIRST Scholarship Application
can be filled out online and submitted to UP along with a letter of reference. Completed applications must be received by April 1, 2017 to be considered.
April 15 - Final Loan and Paperwork Deadline for 2016-17
April 15, 2017 is the last date to submit loan applications for the Spring 2017 semester, applications and/or changes submitted after this date may not be processed. April 15, 2017 is also the final deadline for all verification documents and paperwork for the 2016-17 academic year.
April 24 - Priority Deadline for Loans and Paperwork for Summer 2017
April 24, 2017 is the priority deadline to submit additional information, forms, documents, and loan applications for the Summer 2017 semester. Paperwork and applications received after this date will still be processed but may delay your financial aid for the Summer 2017 semester.
See Dates + Deadlines for a comprehensive list of other important financial aid dates.