Types of Aid

ADU Scholarships

Our Endowed Scholarships are available for our returning students. Criteria for these scholarships is based on several different factors, such as financial need and program of study. The application for these scholarships is open in November and December of every year. Login to my.adu.edu to apply.

A complete list of our endowed scholarships is available in the Academic Catalog.

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Federal Financial Aid Programs

The Federal Pell Grant and the Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG) are available to demonstrate substantial financial need. Detailed information about these grants is available in our Academic Catalog.

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State Financial Aid Programs

Florida residents have access to various state financial aid programs, including:

  • Bright Futures Scholarship
  • Florida Resident Access Grant (FRAG)
  • Florida Scholarships for Children and Spouses of Deceased or Disabled Veterans and Service Members
  • Florida Student Assistance Grant (FSAG)
  • Jose Marti Scholarship Challenge Grant

Detailed information about these grants is available in our Academic Catalog.

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Private Loans

Private loans are available for undergraduate and graduate students. Approval and interest rates for these loans are based on the borrower's credit worthiness. These loans vary in eligibility requirements, terms, and condtions.

We've partnered with FASTChoiceTM to help you learn more about borrowing essentials and managing your finances. You can also view and compare the different private loan options that are available to you.

Learn more about private loans →