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Financial aid is available to UCF Online students, as it is for on-campus students. The Office of Student Financial Assistance is the best place to see which options are available to help you pay for your education. Our team can answer questions and direct you to the resources that will help you apply for financial aid. Whether you live in Florida or around the nation, you can get the guidance you need to find the most affordable path for your future.

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Types of Financial Aid

There are various types of financial aid to help pay for college. The Office of Student Financial Assistance has a list of available types of financial aid.

Applying for Financial Aid

Be sure to file your FAFSA each calendar year and resolve any Holds or To-Dos, you can manage them in the myUCF portal.

Receiving Financial Aid

In order to receive financial aid, you must satisfy a specific set of conditions determined by the Office of Student Financial Assistance. You must also maintain UCF’s Standards for Satisfactory Academic Progress. The full Satisfactory Academic Progress Policy is outlined online.

Cost of Attendance

The current estimated costs for Florida residents and nonresidents can be found on the UCF Financial Aid website. All costs are estimated and may vary by your local cost of living.

Dollars & Sense

Centsible Knights is UCF’s free financial literacy program. Through information and resources, the program prepares students to make sound financial decisions during college and after graduation. As a UCF Online student, you can access this and many other helpful programs.


Create a FAS ID at:

UCF School Code: 003954

For more information on completing your FAFSA.

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Why earn a degree from UCF Online?

Access. Innovation. Impact.

UCF Online is a community of thinkers, helpers and makers who use bold ideas to challenge the ordinary and devise solutions to solve the world’s most pressing problems. A great university can unleash the potential to change the world. Listed as one of the most innovative universities in the nation by the U.S. News & World Report’s Best Colleges 2020 Guide, UCF specializes in providing high-quality online degree programs for those talented students and working professionals who are unable to physically attend our Orlando main campus or one of our 11 Central Florida locations.