Financial Aid

Types of Aid Available

Scholarships/Tuition Benefits

UR Nursing Scholarships/Grants:

  • Finger Lakes Regional Scholarship This 50 percent scholarship is currently being offered to students living or working in the Finger Lakes region who apply to the Family Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner or RN to BS program.
  • Affiliate Professional Development Grant Work at a URMC affiliate organization? Receive 55 percent in tuition support for the RN to BS and select master's programs.

UR Employee Benefits
Employees at the University of Rochester and elsewhere may be eligible for substantial tuition benefits. See University of Rochester’s Tuition Benefits for specific benefit information. You should notify your financial aid counselor of any expected tuition benefits.

Grant Assistance
The School of Nursing reviews applications for grant and scholarship assistance. Amounts are awarded by the specific program to which you have applied for admission and are incorporated into your financial aid package once determined. There is no application process.

Veteran Resources
The School of Nursing participates in the Yellow Ribbon Program. More information about the program and other resources for veterans can be found on the University of Rochester's Veteran and Military Family Services page.

External Scholarship Opportunities 

Our highly-motivated and academically-driven students are excellent candidates for outside scholarships. Students are required to notify our office of any outside scholarships that will be received during the academic year.

Additional Types of Aid

For more information about additional types of aid, including Federal Direct Loans, Federal Parent PLUS Loans, Federal Graduate PLUS Loans, State Educational Loans, and Alternative Educational Loans, please visit the University of Rochester's Financial Aid website.