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Your Guide to Affording a Rochester Education

Application Process

Cost of Attendance

View the overall cost to attend Rochester and use our interactive calculators for an estimate of how much financial aid you may be eligible to recieve.

Tuition & Expenses
Cost Calculators

Application Documents

Get more information about the documents you need to submit to complete your financial aid application.

CSS Profile
IDOC Service
Alternative and Private Loan Applications
Printable Documents

Types of Aid

Learn all about the different types of aid available to undergraduate and graduate students.

Outside Scholarships
Military Benefits

Latest News

The 2019–2020 FAFSA and CSS Profile are now available

Visit to complete the FAFSA and use our school code of 002894. When completing your FAFSA, use the IRS Data Retrieval Tool, which simplifies the application process. This year, the FAFSA will be using 2017 tax data, so your tax information will already be available to you.  To determine if you are required to submit the CSS Profile, log into your FAOnline account and review the Required Documents page.

The application deadline for the 2019–2020 academic year is March 15, 2019

Instructions were emailed to current students on November 28 regarding the 2019–2020 application materials and our deadline. Keep in mind that returning undergraduates who did not submit their application with all supporting documentation by this deadline are not guaranteed full consideration for need-based University grant assistance and may have their institutional aid reduced due to limited funding.