There are several sources of assistance for graduate students. All awards from Millsaps College are made after acceptance to the program.
For more information on graduate aid and programs, visit the Else School of Management Graduate School. That site includes information on graduate scholarships, assistantships, and tuition reimbursements.
Many companies will reimburse tuition in whole or in part to an employee who successfully completes courses that bear a relationship to his/her job. Contact your personnel or employee training office to learn your company's policy.
Federal Direct Loans
Any graduate student who is enrolled for six or more semester hours during a term is eligible to apply for Federal Direct Loans. These loans require submission of a FAFSA and have both annual and lifetime aggregate limits. They may include unsubsidized loans and graduate PLUS loans.
Student Alternative Loans
To fill the gap between financial aid and cost of attendance, graduate students may pursue Alternative Loan Funding.
Annual Application Process for Scholarships and Loans
Annual applications are required for processing of graduate scholarships and/or loans at Millsaps. The standard application below is used for fall and spring academic terms. Winter session and Summer term scholarships and loans require separate applications available from the Office of Financial Aid. The Financial Aid application process includes the following steps: