Tuition &

Financial Aid


Paying for School

You’re interested in going back to school to earn a degree … but how will you pay for it? Are you eligible for scholarships? Exactly what are your funding options anyway?

At Grantham University, we understand you have questions about how to pay for your college education. And we have answers. From low tuition rates to programs supporting military personnel and veterans, we’re here help you explore your financial aid options. We’ll do our very best to help you keep your education costs low.

TuitionRates

One way we help is by keeping tuition rates low – in fact, we offer a lower tuition rate than 95% of other private / for-profit institutions.

Undergraduate/Graduate Tuition Rates
Military Rate* $250/credit hour
Veteran Rate* $250/credit hour
Undergraduate Rate* $265/credit hour
Graduate Rate* $325/credit hour

*Tuition rate after applicable scholarship, if eligible.

Miscellaneous Fees
Returned Check* $25
Graduation Fee $100
Technology Fee $45 non-refundable per 8-week term
Transcript $10
Replacement Diploma $25
Late Payment $5
International Shipping Fee $50 per course
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Applying for Financial Aid

Your education is too important to take chances with your financing options.

At Grantham University, we want to help you find the right solution for financing your college education. There are a number of federal grants and loans available, and we would love to come alongside you and walk you through the application and awarding process - step by step.

Step 1: FSA Options

From scholarships to Federal Student Aid (FSA) to programs for military members and veterans, there are a number of financing options out there. Here, we'll focus on FSA-related financing.
Do I Qualify for FSA?
FA Eligible Programs
Federal Grants
Federal Loans

 

Step 2: Applications & Expectations

Financial Aid Awarding Process
FSA Award Package
FSA Disbursements

 

Step 3: Rights & Responsibilities

Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP)
FA Student Consumer Information

 

Let Us Help

For assistance with the Federal Student Aid process or to discuss the financing options available to you, contact Grantham’s Office of Financial Aid today at (866) 850-2980 or email us at finaid@grantham.edu.

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Scholarship Opportunities

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Grantham University is proud to offer the following legacy, memorial and partner scholarships. These scholarships provide qualifying recipients with the opportunity to earn a degree or certificate in one of 50+ different online programs. If you have a membership with one of the following organizations, or qualify for one of our legacy or memorial scholarships, click the link below to see how we can help you achieve your educational dreams and create a better future for you and your family.

The American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE) is partnering with Grantham University to offer one of its members a full scholarship to the University. Valued at up to $39,471, the scholarship covers tuition costs, required textbooks, software and fees for the recipient to earn an undergraduate or graduate degree at Grantham. The scholarship recipient will also receive a laptop computer provided by Purchasing Power and AFGE. More Details

Accepting Applications

Deadline: Sep. 11, 2017

The National Guard Association of the United States (NGAUS) is partnering with Grantham University to award two full graduate scholarships. One scholarship is for an active NGAUS member. The second scholarship is for a spouse of an active member. Each scholarship is valued up to $14,200, and covers tuition costs, required textbooks, software and fees. Scholarship value depends on degree selected and credits transferred. More Details

Accepting Applications

Deadline: Aug. 04, 2017

The Enlisted Association of the National Guard of the National Guard (EANGUS) is partnering with Grantham University to award a full undergraduate or graduate scholarship to the University. The Grantham Salutes EANGUS Scholarship is valued at up to $39,741, and covers tuition costs, required textbooks, software and fees. The scholarship value depends on the degree selected and credits transferred. More Details

Closed Applications

Deadline: Jun. 10, 2017

Federally Employed Women (FEW) is partnering with Grantham University to award one FEW member a full scholarship* toward either an undergraduate or graduate degree from the University. The scholarship is valued up to $39,471, and covers tuition costs, required textbooks, software and fees. Scholarship value depends on the degree selected and credits transferred. More Details

Closed Applications

Deadline: Jan. 15, 2017

The National Organization of Blacks in Government (BIG) is partnering with Grantham University to award one BIG member a full scholarship toward either an undergraduate or graduate degree from the University. The scholarship is valued at up to $39,471, and covers tuition costs, required textbooks, software and fees. Scholarship value depends on degree selected and credits transferred. More Details

Closed Applications

Deadline: Nov. 06, 2016

In honor of the late Gene Jewett, a thought leader, early advocate of online education, and Grantham board member, Grantham University is pleased to offer the Eugene “Gene” Jewett Memorial Scholarship for Business Students. More Details

Closed Applications

Deadline: Nov. 06, 2016

In honor of the late General David “Bull” Baker, U.S. Air Force, a POW who dedicated his life to honorably serving his country and the pursuit of knowledge by supporting continuing education for service members, Grantham University has created the David “Bull” Baker Memorial Scholarship. More Details

Closed Applications

Deadline: Nov. 06, 2016

In honor of the founding dean of the Grantham School of Nursing, Grantham University has created the Dr. Susan Fairchild Nursing Scholarship. Dr. Susan Fairchild joined Grantham University in August 2009 when she was asked to come out of retirement to develop the University’s nursing programs. More Details

Closed Applications

Deadline: Aug. 01, 2016

KC-AUSA is partnering with Grantham University to award a full undergraduate or graduate scholarship to a soldier or spouse of a soldier. The scholarship is valued up to $39,741, and covers tuition costs, required textbooks, software and fees. The scholarship value depends on the degree selected and credits transferred. More Details

Closed Applications

Deadline: Jan. 01, 2016

The Society for Human Resource Management of Greater Kansas City (SHRM-KC) is partnering with Grantham University to offer one full scholarship to the University for a master’s degree program. Valued at up to $14,200, the scholarship covers tuition costs, required textbooks, software and fees for the recipient to earn a graduate degree related to human resources at Grantham. More Details

Closed Applications

Deadline: Jan. 01, 2016

Military Programs Finding Ways to Finance Your Education

Whether you’re active duty, a veteran or a military spouse, your service deserves to be recognized and honored.

We want to serve you by helping you achieve your education goals. It's why we're here. Grantham University was founded by a veteran to help veterans better their lives through distance learning. Today, we continue this commitment by offering military students, veterans and their families targeted online degree programs in the most affordable manner possible.

 

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Let Us Help You!

Our financial aid team can help veterans maximize their Veterans Administration benefits, active-duty and reserve personnel explore Tuition Assistance benefits, and spouses and family members research financial aid options. Plus, we offer a number of scholarships, including a Textbook & Software Grant Program to help cover the costs.

Contact an admissions representative today at 1-888-Y-GRANTHAM or by email at admissions@grantham.edu to explore how we can help make education more affordable for you!

 

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