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Hand and pen working on a documentFunding your MBA can be a smooth, seamless process, thanks to the dedicated MBA counselors in our Financial Aid Office. They can direct you to important resources, answer your questions, and process paperwork quickly and accurately.

A number of financial aid opportunities are available, including government and private loans. Financial aid for the Executive MBA is not based on financial need.

Financial Aid opportunities include:

FAFSA - Free Application for Federal Student Aid

  • The FAFSA application is required to apply for the Federal Direct Stafford Loan and Federal Direct Graduate PLUS Loan
  • For more information, go to www.fafsa.ed.gov


Federal Direct Stafford Loan

  • U.S. students and permanent U.S. residents are eligible to receive up to $20,500 per academic school year
  • Fixed interest rate
  • Repayment begins six months after graduation
  • Unsubsidized Stafford loan - non-need based
  • No income requirements


Federal Graduate PLUS Loan

  • Covers tuition costs not covered by Stafford Loan
  • Fixed interest rate
  • Credit check required
  • No income requirements


Private Loans

  • Several options available for EMBA students
  • Variable interest rates, depending on student’s credit history
  • For a listing of private loan programs offered through the school, click here
     

Please contact the Financial Aid Office at 949.824.5728 or finaid@merage.uci.edu for more information on Financial Aid Opportunities at the Merage School.  You can also visit Merage Financial Aid.


STUDENTS ENROLLING IN THIS PROGRAM CANNOT USE CAL VET TUITION/FEE EXEMPTIONS (also referred to as a “College Fee Waiver” or “Cal Vet Fee Waiver;”)  THIS PROGAM IS NOT SUPPORTED WITH STATE FUNDS AND IS NOT SUBJECT TO THE STATE LAW REGARDING CAL VET TUITION/FEE EXEMPTIONS.   

 

State of California Disclosure:
Federal student loans are available to most students regardless of income and provide a range of repayment options including income-based repayment plans and loan forgiveness benefits, which other education loans are not required to provide.


 

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