Your aid package reflects the total amount for which you are eligible and is based on your FAFSA information. The types and amounts of aid depend upon your enrollment status, class level, program and total need. Notification of your aid package comes to you by way of an award letter.
What is tuition for MSMU Online?+-
Tuition cost is $551/credit hour. Total tuition for one academic year with standard course load is 36 credit hours is $19,836.
Will my aid be renewed each year?+-
Students must reapply for federal financial aid each academic year by completing the FAFSA.
What is the FAFSA?+-
FAFSA is the Free Application for Federal Student Aid. It is an application that you complete each year to determine your student aid eligibility.
Apply for financial aid by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) after January 1.
Complete the FAFSA. Use MSMU's School Code: 001243 so that we may receive your information electronically.
What are the definitions of enrollment status per semester?+-
Full-time: 12 or more units
Three-quarter time: 9-11 units
Half-time: 6-8 units
How does this work with the eight week session format?+-
A semester is comprised of two eight week sessions. In order to be eligible for financial aid, you must be enrolled in at least six units per semester. If you are enrolled in fewer units in any given session, your financial aid will be applied to that session, in which you are taking six or more units.
What happens if I change enrollment status? Will my aid eligibility be affected?+-
It could be affected. Students should consult their financial aid advisor before making any changes to their enrollment status.
Do I have to be admitted at MSMU before I can apply for and be considered for financial aid?+-
Yes, you must be admitted to MSMU before you can be considered for financial aid. However, you should not wait on your acceptance letter to apply for financial aid. Please start the financial aid process when you start your application for admission.
Can I still get financial aid, even if I do not have good credit?+-
Yes. Adverse credit does not prevent students from participating in the federal student financial aid programs.
To learn more about MSMU Online, Los Angeles financial aid opportunities, please contact 213.477.2562.
12001 Chalon Road Los Angeles, CA 90049 310.954.4000
10 Chester Place Los Angeles, CA 90007 213.477.2500