Financial Aid

Investing in Your Future

Welcome to the Financial Aid Office at Mongoose University! We are committed to making your educational journey affordable and accessible. Understanding that pursuing higher education is a significant investment, our dedicated team is here to guide you through the process of identifying and securing financial aid resources to support your studies and help you achieve your academic and career goals.

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Explore Your Financial Aid Options

Mongoose University offers a variety of financial aid programs designed to assist students in covering tuition, fees, room, board, books, and other educational expenses. Our financial aid packages can include grants, scholarships, loans, and work-study opportunities, each tailored to meet the diverse needs of our student body.


Scholarships: Merit-based awards recognizing academic excellence, leadership, community service, artistic talents, or athletic achievements. These do not require repayment.

Grants: Need-based awards that do not need to be repaid, available to students demonstrating financial need.

Loans: Borrowed funds that must be repaid with interest. We offer guidance on federal, state, and private loan options, helping you understand the terms and responsibilities.

Work-Study Programs: Opportunities for part-time employment, both on and off-campus, allowing students to earn money while gaining valuable work experience.

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Financial Aid Resources

Net Price Calculator: Estimate your college costs and potential financial aid online using our Net Price Calculator. This tool can provide you with an early indication of the aid for which you might qualify.

Financial Aid Counseling: Our counselors are available to help you navigate your financial aid options, understand your awards, and manage your education financing.

External Scholarships: We encourage students to seek scholarships from external sources. These can significantly reduce your educational costs without the need to repay.

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Deadlines and Important Dates

Staying on top of financial aid deadlines is crucial. Ensure you submit all required documents promptly:


FAFSA Opening Date: October 1 (annually)

Mongoose University Financial Aid Deadline: Jun 1, 2024

State Grant Deadlines: Vary by state, check here for details.

Applying for Financial Aid

Our goal is to ensure that the process of applying for financial aid is as smooth and straightforward as possible.

Complete the FAFSA: The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is your first step. It determines your eligibility for federal, state, and institutional financial aid. Submit your FAFSA online at using Mongoose University’s school code: MONG12.

Review Your Aid Offer: After processing your FAFSA, we’ll provide you with a financial aid offer detailing the types and amounts of aid you’re eligible to receive. Carefully review this offer and understand the terms of each award.

Accept Your Aid: Follow the instructions provided to accept all or part of your financial aid offer. Remember, you should only borrow what you truly need.Maintain Eligibility: Stay informed about the criteria you must meet to continue receiving your financial aid, including academic progress and enrollment status requirements.

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Contact Us

Have questions or need assistance? Our Financial Aid Office is here to help:


Phone: (716) 331-8015


Take the Next Step

Your dreams are within reach! Don’t let financial barriers hold you back. Explore your financial aid options today and invest in your future at Mongoose University.