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We will be open this Saturday!

For your convenience our office will be open this Saturday, August 23rd, 2014 from 9am-3pm.

Mon, 18 August, 2014

Welcome IUPUI Class of 2018!

Welcome new IUPUI students! We look forward to meeting all of you at new student orientation this summer. At orientation we will be presenting on Financial Success Planning. To view, download, and/or print a copy of our presentation click here. We also recommend viewing our list of key financial aid steps you should complete before coming to campus which can be found here.

Wed, 11 June, 2014

Financial Education Learning Module Offered to IUPUI Students

New IUPUI students are now expected to complete an online learning exercise on financial education. Transit is a 60-minute interactive learning experience that focuses on critical personal finance topics such as budgeting, banking, savings, credit, and borrowing. Transit is available to all IUPUI students. For more information about completing Transit click here.

Mon, 9 June, 2014

New 2014-2015 Federal Direct Loan Interest Rates

For the 2014-2015 academic year federal student loan interest rates will be:

     •  4.66% fixed for undergraduate level Subsidized Unsubsidized Federal Stafford Loans
     •  6.21% fixed for graduate level Unsubsidized Federal Stafford Loans
     •  7.21% fixed for Federal Parent PLUS Loans Federal Graduate PLUS Loans

For information about federal student loan interest rates visit

Fri, 16 May, 2014

IUPUI Student Loan Repayment Tips: An Interactive Webinar

On Wednesday, May 14th from 3:30-4:30 PM EDT the IUPUI Office of Student Financial Services hosted an interactive webinar on student loan repayment. This webinar gave students the opportunity to hear student loan experts at IUPUI discuss student loan repayment options and considerations. Participants also had the opportunity to ask general questions.If you missed this webinar, you can download a copy of the presentation here or you can watch a recording of the webinar at:

Fri, 9 May, 2014

IUPUI Financial Aid, Costs, and Value: An Interactive Webinar

On Monday, April 7th the IUPUI Office of Student Financial Services hosted an interactive webinar regarding IUPUI financial aid processes. Staff from the office discussed common questions about the IUPUI Financial Aid Notification, estimated costs, student loans, and ways to maximize aid eligibility. Attendees were also able to ask general questions. If you missed this webinar, you can watch a recording of it here:

Wed, 8 April, 2014

The Jag Trivia Challenge!

Think you have what it takes to win Pacer tickets? Prove it at the Jag Trivia Challenge: Prowling in the Prizes. Test your knowledge of pop culture and financial literacy on Tuesday, April 8th from 8-9:30 p.m. in the Campus Center 309. There will be free food and the chance to win a pair of Barnes & Noble gift cards and a pair of Pacers tickets! Team signup sheets will be available April 2nd & 3rd from 11am-1pm in the Campus Center!

Thu, 1 April, 2014

Proud to Announce an Additional Advising Location!

The Multicultural Success Center and the Office of Student Financial Services is proud to announce our new partnership! Beginning April 1st, a Financial Aid Counselor will be available for walk-in advising every Tuesday & Thursday, from 9-11 a.m. in Taylor Hall, room UC115. Feel free to visit us at this additional location to inquire about financial aid and to turn in forms.

Thu, 26 March, 2014


The Office of Student Financial Services will be taking a ôsummer breakö from our advising center hours in Taylor Hall. Please check back in August for fall semester advising times at the Multicultural Success Center.

Thu, 8 May, 2014

Presentation on Evaluating Affordable Housing Options

Did you miss the presentations we gave on Evaluating Affordable Housing Options during the Off Campus Housing Fair? Or did you catch it and just want to review all the helpful tips that we covered? Then download a copy of the presentation by clicking here!

Thu, 17 March, 2014

Presentation on Summer Aid Options

Considering summer classes at IUPUI? Want to take advantage of the 25% summer tuition discount and accelerate your progress toward graduation? Then attend one of our short presentations on Summer Aid Options! These presentations will take place in CE 148 on March 24th, 2014 at 11:30am, 11:45am, 12:00pm, 12:15pm, and 12:30pm.

Thu, 13 March, 2014

2014-2015 Financial Aid Notifications

Incoming freshman students that have already been admitted to IUPUI for the 2014-2015 academic year and have already completed their 2014-2015 FAFSA can expect to receive their Financial Aid Notification letters by mail the week of March 31st. Students that will be continuing their education at IUPUI can expect to receive their 2014-2015 Financial Aid Notifications through OneStart in mid-June.

Tue, 4 March, 2014

2014 Summer Financial Aid Notifications

Students that have already registered for summer classes and have remaining financial aid eligbility will be able to view their summer financial aid awards in OneStart beginning mid-April. Summer aid packages generally consist of unused financial aid from the previous fall and spring semesters. For more information please visit our page on Summer Aid.

Tue, 4 March, 2014

NEW Financial Success Planning Guide!

The 2014-2015 Financial Success Planning Guide is now available for download! This pamphlet serves as an introduction to financial aid and Financial Success Planning at IUPUI. This resource includes information about saving & spending, scholarship, employment, and borrowing strategies.

Thu, 6 March, 2014

Changing Loan Origination Fees

The Origination Fee is changing for Federal Direct Loans disbursed after December 1st, 2013. For Subsidized/Unsbusidized Federal Stafford Loans it will be 1.072% and for Federal Parent/Grad PLUS Loans it will be 4.288%.

Mon, 28 Oct, 2013

New Direct Loan Interest Rates

The President has signed the Bipartisan Student Loan Certainty Act of 2013. This means that the new federal student loan interest rates are now official! For this academic year the interest rates are:

• 3.86% fixed for undergraduate level Subsidized & Unsubsidized Federal Stafford Loans
• 5.41% fixed for graduate level Unsubsidized Federal Stafford Loans
• 6.41% fixed for Federal Parent PLUS Loans & Federal Graduate PLUS Loans

For more information about this act and how it will effect student loan interest rates in future years please visit

Wed, 14 Aug, 2013

How to Avoid Lines

Need to make a payment? Have questions about your financial aid? Need to turn in forms? You can do all of these things and more without ever stepping foot on campus! Visit our blog to find out how.

Tue, 13 Aug, 2013

New Student Checklist

New to IUPUI? We have written a blog post just for you! Read over our “New Student Checklist” to make sure you’ve completed all the necessary steps to receive your financial aid.

Thu, 11 July, 2013

IUPUI Financial Success Planning Action Tool

The IUPUI FSP Action Tool has been created to help IUPUI students make a financial plan for 2013-14. The worksheet has been created to help students and families analyze college costs for the upcoming year as well as the resources they have to pay for college expenses. We encourage students and families to utilize the FSP Action Tool to help make decisions on budgeting, borrowing, and student employment.

Thu, 6 June, 2013

Orientation Program Presentation

The IUPUI Financial Success Planning orientation program presentation is now available for download. This program has been developed for new students and families at IUPUI to educate them on financial aid and money matters at IUPUI.

Thu, 6 June, 2013

IUPUI Financial Success Planning Calendar

The IUPUI FSP Calendar is now available for download. This 15-month calendar includes money saving tips and key financial dates from June 2013 to August 2014. This calendar is intended to help students plan out and budget their financial resources for the year.

Tue, 28 May, 2013

Know Your Limits

An important aspect of smart borrowing is knowing your Stafford loan limits. Federal Stafford loan limits vary based on a student’s dependency status, class level and if the student is a Undergraduate student or Graduate/Professional student. Students should always know the loan limits available to them at each academic level as well as the amount of loans borrowed. Students can review their personal federal loan borrowing information at National Student Loan Data System (NSLDS).

Thu, 23 May, 2013

2013-2014 Financial Aid Notification Update

Incoming freshman and new transfer students who have filed the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) with IUPUI should receive a paper Financial Aid Notification (FAN) in the mail in the next week or two. FAN information can also be viewed in OneStart once aid eligibility has been determined. OSFS plans to email FAN notices to new graduate and professional students in mid-April and to continuing IUPUI students in early June (after spring semester grades are reviewed).

Fri, 22 Mar, 2013

OSFS Develops Financial Success Planning Guide

OSFS has developed a new Financial Success Planning Guide that describes our commitment to financial education and services, as well as information regarding the Financial Aid Notification (FAN).

Fri, 22 Mar, 2013

OSFS Offers First Spring Preview Presentation

OSFS provided a financial aid update to incoming freshman who visited campus March 7. Click here to review our OSFS Spring Preview 2013 Presentation.

Fri, 7 Mar, 2013