Graduate and Graduate Health Sciences Financial Aid

Financial Aid Process

Our commitment is to help you navigate and understand the financial aid process and identify financial tools to help make a college education affordable. Paying for college is a partnership, and this partnership includes your family, the government, and the University of Bridgeport.

Review and Return your award letter to the Financial Aid Office if you are rejecting or adjusting your award.

If you are a NEW STUDENT please complete the Direct Loan Entrance Counseling * and Master Promissory Note*

If you need further financial assistance you can apply for a Federal Direct Graduate PLUS *.

TMS and can help you meet the cost of attendance by combining the Interest-Free Monthly Payment Plan with a low-interest loan. For further information, to enroll in a payment plan, or to make a payment go to or call 1-800-722-4867.

If interested in Work-Study, you can view and apply for positions online at the University of Bridgeport Career Services.

Last option to apply for financial assistance is to apply for a Private Loan. * We recommend you look at several options as interest and fees vary with each lender. All students who borrow must complete a Private Education Loan Applicant Self-Certification Form (PDF) and submit this form to the lender in order for the alternative loan to be complete and disburse. In order to complete this form, you will need to reference our Tuition and Fees brochure.

* Please Note: You will be leaving the University’s site to go to another third party site when you click on these links

Fax: (203) 576-4570
Hours: M-F 8:30am to 5pm


  • Student Financial Services
    126 Park Avenue
    Bridgeport, CT 06604

  • (203) 576-4568