Financial Assistance

A photo of the front area of the historic Campo Sano buidling at the University of Miami Coral Gables campus. A photo of the front area of the historic Campo Sano buidling at the University of Miami Coral Gables campus.

Financial Assistance for Students

For your convenience, we have provided a few resources for those students in need of financial assistance and funding opportunities. We encourage all of our students to visit the Costs & Funding webpage on the Graduate School website. Students will find additional information regarding both internal and external funding sources on the page. Interested students can also visit the Financial Aid and Funding Opportunities webpage of the Graduate School website.

Tuition Waiver

The Master of Arts in Liberal Studies (MALS) program offers tuition waivers to eligible students. Once students have submitted their online application, they should contact the MALS Admissions Officer regarding the eligibility process for the tuition waiver. Students can email the MALS Admissions Officer at malsadmissions@miami.edu.

Fellowships and Grants

American Association of University Women - All women are eligible to apply for the fellowships offered by this organization. Fellowships include American Fellowships, Career Development Grants, Selected Professions Fellowships, University Scholar-in-Residence Community Action Grants and International Fellowships.

Yellow Ribbon Program - The University of Miami is an active participant in the Yellow Ribbon GI Education Enhancement Program. This provision of the post 9/11 GI Bill helps cover the expenses of earning a master's degree. Opportunities for study are available for active duty personnel as well. Veterans of the U.S. Armed Forces are encouraged to visit the official website for the program.