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Apply for Fall 2023 and Spring 2024 Aid Now!

It's not too late to apply for Fall 2022 and Spring 2023 Aid using the same FAFSA, CASFA, and General Scholarship Application links below.


Complete your FAFSA Application NOW!

Remember the earlier you apply, the better!

Save time and prevent potential processing delays. Use the IRS Data Retrieval Tool (DRT) to transfer tax info.


Complete your CASFA Application NOW!

Dreamers & International Students – Don’t Wait! Complete your Colorado Application for Student Financial Aid.

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The 2023-2024 General Scholarship Application Opens December 1st

We work with all programs & offices to combine all scholarship opportunities in ONE application. There are 240+ opportunities.

Fall 2022 Grant Opportunities

Welcome to the Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships

What we do:

The Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships assists students in the following areas of their academic pursuits:



The Office of Immigrant Services provides assistance to students completing the CASFA application. Immigrant Services are available to help MSU Denver students and families one-on-one with completing their aid applications via virtual appointments.


We are excited to partner with the Educational Opportunity Center (EOC) in delivering financial aid services to our students. You can schedule a virtual FAFSA appointment with a EOC representative that can support MSU Denver students and families one-on-one with completing their aid applications via virtual appointments.

Additional Emergency Relief Grant

The Student Care Center has opened applications for funds related to the Additional Relief Grant beginning Dec 10th, 2021 & will close on March 1, 2022

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Cost of Attendance (COA)

Cost of Attendance (COA), also known as the students Budget, is determined by our office by using State of Colorado guidelines and federal regulations.

Learn more about COA

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Health Insurance Waiver

Students registered for 9+ credits who have active health insurance should submit an opt-out waiver EVERY Fall and Spring semester or be responsible for the health insurance charge on their bill.

Health Insurance Waiver

Student Care Center

The Student Care Center opened in the Fall of 2019 and houses MSU Denver’s case management services. The Student Care Center provides holistic, non-clinical case management support to MSU Denver Students who are facing challenging life circumstances that may prevent them from otherwise pursuing their educational goal.

Student Care Center
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Veteran & Military Student Services

Veteran and Military Student Services is appreciative of your service to our country and is happy to assist you with your transition and continuous stay at MSU Denver.

Veteran and Military Student Services

Tutoring Program

The MSU Denver Tutoring Program supports all MSU Denver students by offering free, one-on-one, and group tutoring sessions in a variety of subjects. Our program is not just for students having difficulties with course material but also for those looking to better excel in their academic pursuits.

More about Tutoring

Access Center

The Access Center strives to provide and promote a supportive, accessible, and inclusive learning environment for students with disabilities.

More about Access Center
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MSU Denver Writing Center

The MSU Denver Writing Center can help with any writing assignment, in any stage of the writing process. Assignments could include summary/response papers, journals, case studies, research projects, collaborative projects, digital projects, resumes, applications, presentations, and more!

More about Writing Center

Who We Are

Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships

Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships reports to and works closely with the Office of Enrollment Management as well as Office of Registrar, Office of Bursar and schools and colleges to position MSU Denver as the most affordable option in the state of Colorado.

Contact Us!

We are here to help!

Whether you're not finding the necessary info on this web page or would rather get in touch with a human, feel free to call or email us.

Physical Location & Address:
Jordan Student Success Building (JSSB), Suite 130
890 Auraria Pkwy
Denver, CO 80204

Phone: 303-556-8593
Fax: 720-778-5833
Email: [email protected]


Monday – Friday: 8am – 5pm
Friday: Call Center opens at 9am!

Mailing Address:
Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships
Campus Box 2, PO Box 173362
Denver, CO 80217