Coronavirus Relief Aid Exhausted

Applications for emergency grants from the federal CARES Act funds have far exceeded available dollars and the funds are now exhausted. In recognition of the funding status, we have closed the application. If you have an emergency financial situation, please contact the Office of Financial Aid to request additional assistance. Your request will be evaluated based on your circumstances and available institutional financial aid.

As of July 10 2020, MSU has offered

54,610 students

a total amount of over


in financial aid for Fall 2020 and Spring 2021!

Important Dates & Reminders

Monday, March 16th - TBD

The Office of Financial Aid has suspended all in-person service.
Contact the Office of Financial Aid staff by phone: (517) 353-5940, by fax: (517) 432-1155, or by email: finaid@msu.edu. Many financial aid services are available through our website at www.finaid.msu.edu.

Monday, June 1st

  • 2020-2021 Parent Plus Loan processing will begin June 1st.


  • Apply for financial aid by completing the FAFSA.

Net Price Calculator

The Office of Financial Aid provides a net price calculator for prospective freshmen to help them estimate the actual "price" of MSU after subtracting any grants and scholarships for which they may be eligible.

Security Reminder

You must setup your security questions in StuInfo if you wish to discuss your financial aid over the phone with our staff.