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Financial Aid

Supporting your future

An education at Hamline is a worthwhile investment in your future. We’re proud to provide competitive financial aid and scholarship opportunities that will assist you through your academic journey. We aim to make sure your time with us is as transformative as it is affordable.

Here are a few financial aid facts that show our dedication to supporting students:

  • More than 95% of incoming students receive Hamline scholarships and grants
  • Undergraduate students receive an average financial aid package of $40K

To be eligible for federal aid, you need to complete the FAFSA. View required documents, deadlines, and other steps needed to apply for financial aid using the "Apply for the FAFSA" box below.


Apply for the FAFSA

Complete the FAFSA form online to be eligible for federal aid.

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Cost of attendance

See the costs of a Hamline education, including tuition, housing, and fees.

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More than 95% of Hamline students receive financial aid. We work with you to make your education affordable.

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First-year and transfer financial aid

Attending college is an exciting life decision. We’ll work with you and your family to ensure you get the most out of your college experience—at reasonable rates. 

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International undergraduate financial aid

See what international scholarships and funding options we have to offer you, and learn more about financial documentation requirements.

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Online bachelor’s completion financial aid

Everyone deserves access to a quality, affordable education. Find out more about our online bachelor’s degree completion program and its cost-effective format.

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Graduate financial aid

If you’re a domestic or international graduate student, you’ll have many options to finance your education. Discover scholarships, grants, learning partnership discounts, and more.

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Military and veteran financial aid

We welcome military students to campus and hope you’ll participate in one of the many benefit programs available to you.

Discover ways to finance your education

From merit-based scholarships to federal loans and work-study opportunities, we do everything we can to assist students and families by making Hamline more affordable.

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Grants and scholarships

Both grants and scholarships are forms of gift aid that you won’t need to pay back. Hamline offers both types of aid to undergraduates and graduates.



To be eligible for any federal loan, you must complete and submit a FAFSA form. Learn about your eligibility and get information about alternative loan options. 

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Summer financial aid

Interested in taking a summer course? See what financial aid you may be eligible for, including scholarships, loans, and grants.

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Student employment

Hamline students can pursue fulfilling work-study opportunities through the Student Employment Program.

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Start your application

No matter what kind of student you are, you’ll find everything you need to get started with your application.

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Get more information

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Schedule a visit

From on-campus tours to virtual meetings and events, you’re invited to discover what makes Hamline special.