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Paying for Howard

A degree from a tier-one university is one of the few investments with all-but-guaranteed return. A Howard University education opens doors in the professional world and unleashes intellectual and financial potential.

Yet with the increasing costs of higher education, college requires a major financial expenditure for families.

Stop ID TheftTo help, Howard University offers a wide variety of methods of payment and financial assistance programs to students who, without such assistance, would not be able to attend a university.

Federal School Code: 001448

Frequently Asked Questions

Fill Out Your FAFSA 2014-2015

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Check your Validation Status, Student Balance, Financial Aid and much more.

Methods of Payment >>
To help pay for your Howard education, we provide various methods for you to pay your dues.

The Basics of Financial Aid >>
An overview of financial aid as well as costs, eligibility and common questions.

How to Apply for Aid >>
A step-by-step guide for applying, receiving and maintaining your eligibility for aid.

Aid Information & Requirements >>
Information about the wide variety of grants, scholarships, work programs and loans available and their respective requirements.

Forms, Worksheets & Links >>
A full list of all financial aid forms, applications, and worksheets as well as helpful links.

Contact Information & Hours >>
Contact information and hours, as well as contact information for important organizations.

Glossary >>
Your guide to financial terms used by Howard University.

Student Financials, A-Z
A quick index to all student finance subjects.