Financial Aid & Scholarships

From the caliber of our faculty and facilities to the impressive career outcomes of our alumni, it’s clear that a degree from the University of Rochester School of Nursing is an exceptional investment in your future. 

Contact us today to learn about qualifying for a variety of scholarships and grants associated with specific nursing programs. If you have any questions about the financial aid process, we’re here to help.

Contact Financial Aid

Victoria DiStefano
Financial Aid Counselor
Phone: (585) 275-3226
Visit: University of Rochester Financial Aid website

Schedule an Appointment


Tuition and Fees

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Calculate the estimated cost of attending the University of Rochester according to each nursing program. Tuition and Fees  > 


Scholarships & Types of Aid Available

We are proud to offer several School of Nursing scholarships and grants which may supplement tuition benefits, or traditional student loans, including :

Learn more about external scholarship opportunities, employee tuition benefits, grant assistance, veteran resources, employee sponsored payment plan. Scholarships and Other Types of Aid >


Financing Your Accelerated Nursing Program Education

A guide on how to finance your second bachelor’s degree including federal loans, private loans, and other scholarship opportunities specific to the Accelerated Bachelor's Program for Non-Nurses. Financing your Accelerated Nursing Program Education > 


Applying for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

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The federal government offers low-interest student loans to cover all remaining costs of attending nursing school. This typically applies to students applying to the Accelerated Nursing Programs. All students applying for federal assistance must submit the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid). We recommend our students fill out their FAFSA before or during the application process to better understand the aid they will receive for their intended program. Applying for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) > 



International Applicants

The University of Rochester School of Nursing welcomes international students to our vibrant and diverse learning community. International Applicants >