Financial Aid

We're here to help!

We know that for most students, financial aid is a vital part of the college experience and decision process. We're here to provide the resources and guidance you and your family need before, during, and after your time at the University of Denver.

Have a question? Call us at 303-871-4020, email us at, or drop by University Hall room 255.

New Phone and Drop-In Hours:

  • M, T, W, F: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. MT
  • Th: 12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. MT

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DU will begin to load 2024-2025 FAFSA data in mid-April.

To accommodate the additional time needed to process the backlog of applications we'll receive, we expect to be able to begin to notify students that DU has received their FAFSA in mid-April

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Attention Current Undergraduate Students:

The DU Departmental Scholarship Application is now available!

Over 500 departmental scholarships will be awarded to current students for the 2024-25 academic year, but you must apply to be considered! Hurry—the application is only available until Friday, May 3rd.

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Undergraduate Student

DU makes a significant commitment to providing undergraduate students with University-funded scholarships and grants in addition to the federal, state, and outside resources that are available

Undergraduate Students

Graduate Student

Our staff will help you with the financial aid and loan application process, and can answer questions about institutional scholarships, student employment and loan repayment.

Graduate Students

Parent or Guardian

We offer many of the same resources available to our students to parents, guardians and other family members. If you're looking to find ways to make your student's education more affordable, we can help.

Parents & Guardians

$148m $148 million in institutional aid annually for undergraduates

93% 93 percent of undergraduates receive some form of financial aid

$79m $79 million in institutional aid annually for graduate students

DU School Codes

Both the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and CSS Profile require school identification codes when completing the application.

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    FAFSA: 001371

    Determines your eligibility for need-based federal and state financial aid.

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    CSS Profile: 4842

    Determines your eligibility for need-based institutional financial aid (undergraduate students only).

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