About the Student Financial Aid Office

Welcome to the University of Louisville (UofL) Student Financial Aid Office. We are dedicated to providing comprehensive information and assistance to help you navigate the complexities of financial aid.

Our mission is to support your educational journey by offering guidance and resources for financing your education at UofL.

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Office Hours and Phone Number

Whether you’re thinking of applying to UofL, are in the process of enrollment or are a current student, for any queries relating to financial aid, we offer convenient options for contacting us:

  • Walk-in financial aid counseling from 9 a.m.--4:30 p.m. (11 a.m.--4:30 p.m. on Thursdays) at the Houchens Building, Room 110
  • Email us at finaid@louisville.edu
  • Call us at (502) 852-5511

Directions to the UofL Belknap Campus & Houchens Building

What We Do

Our financial aid services at the University of Louisville encompass everything from FAFSA assistance to scholarship administration. We work tirelessly to ensure that every student has access to the financial resources they need for their academic success. Some of the most common areas of service include:

The Office of the Bursar manages balances owed, payment plans and residual funds. Contact the Office of the Bursar for information on these topics.

Who We Are

Meet our dedicated financial advisors. Our team consists of experienced professionals committed to helping you understand and make the most of your financial aid options.

Meet our staff and schedule meetings with a knowledgeable advisor.

Important Updates

Stay updated with UofL's latest financial aid news, from essential information to updates that can impact your financial aid planning and applications.

2024–2025 FAFSA Out Now

The latest 2024–2025 academic year FAFSA application is now available for University of Louisville students. Ensure you submit your application as soon as possible to take full advantage of available financial aid.

Note: A FAFSA delay has impacted our reception of financial aid packages for the 2024–2025 school year. We will notify you if further delays impact the delivery of your financial aid offer. Please contact us with any questions.

FAFSA Simplification

Understanding the FAFSA simplification process is crucial for a seamless application experience. We've outlined the latest changes to the FAFSA process to help you navigate it with ease.

  • More streamlined application process
  • Fewer questions
  • Expanded eligibility for federal financial aid

Learn more about the 2024–2025 FAFSA Simplification Act and how the application process is changing.

Financial Aid Basics

Navigating the world of financial aid can be overwhelming. From the differences between types of financial aid to starting the application process, understanding financial aid at UofL begins with these basics:

How to Apply

Whether you are transferring institutions, going to college for the first time or pursuing graduate/professional studies, applying for financial aid at UofL is a step-by-step process that is simple and convenient. Follow our guide to ensure you complete your application accurately and on time.

Learn how to apply for financial aid from start to finish.

Dates and Deadlines

Keep track of financial aid submission deadlines and mark your calendar to ensure financial aid applications are submitted and processed in a timely manner, opening you up to start your semester with confidence.

Find crucial financial aid deadlines and information.


Explore a variety of popular financial aid resources for UofL students. Our collection of forms, tutorials and guides is designed to help you navigate the financial aid process efficiently.

Contact the University of Louisville Student Financial Aid Office

Don’t hesitate to get help from the UofL Student Financial Aid Office for personalized assistance and specific questions.

, give us a call or submit feedback on our customer service as a student or parent.