Online Financial Aid

The Financial Aid Office administers federal, state, and institutional aid programs to qualified students. To receive financial aid, qualified students must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).  U.S. citizens, lawful permanent residents and qualifying non-citizens are eligible for federal financial aid.

Contact the Financial Aid Office

Contact Us:    Financial Aid Office Phone: 901.678.4825
  103 Wilder Tower Fax: 901.678.3590
  Memphis, TN 38152-3520 E-Mail:

Office hours are: Monday - Friday 8:00am - 4:30pm

1718 FAFSA Process

Apply for Federal Student Aid

003509 is the school code for the University of Memphis.

FAFSA Year Semesters Covered Priority Deadline TSAA Priority Deadline
2019-2020 FAFSA Fall 2019, Spring 2020, Summer 2020 March 1, 2019 February 1, 2019
2018-2019 FAFSA Fall 2018, Spring 2019, Summer 2019 March 1, 2018 January 17, 2018

How to Accept/Decline Your Award Offer(s)

  • Log on to your myMemphis account
  • Click on the Account$ tab
  • Scroll down, then click on the Financial Aid Awards link
  • NOTE: If you do not have this link/"channel", call the ITS Help Desk at 901-678-8888.
  • Select the Aid Year 2018-2019, then Submit
  • Read the information under the General Information tab (note that the Accept Award Offer tab is not yet clickable/activated)
  • Click on the Terms and Conditions tab, then scroll down to 'Accept' (the Terms and Conditions)
  • Click on the Accept Award Offer tab, then scroll down
  • Click on the drop down box next to your award OFFER and select an option.

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