Financial Aid

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There are a number of Financial Aid options for graduate students described below. Please note that several options listed are specific to the graduate Education program

For more information, please contact the Office of Financial Aid at (830) 792-7217 or email Or visit the Financial Aid Office website by clicking here.

Stafford Loans, Grad Plus, and TEACH Grants require FAFSA, the free application for federal student aid.

Stafford Unsubsidized Student Loan for Graduate Students
This loan is available to independent undergraduate and graduate students. It is not need based, but other conditions do apply.

  • Up to $20,500 -- Graduate students
  • Aggregate Lifetime Loan Limits may affect this amount
  • Interest rate is currently fixed at 6.8%
  • Stafford Loan Programs have a Teacher Loan Forgiveness Option. Check here to see if you could qualify!

Grad/PLUS Loans
Available to Graduate students who need additional funding or have maxed out their aggregate lifetime limits. The Office of Financial Aid recommends that students contact us for counseling before applying for this loan. The loan requires a credit check and additional conditions may apply. Grad/PLUS entrance and exit loan counseling must also be completed.

Available to graduate students US Citizen or eligible non-citizens who have completed the FAFSA, are enrolled in a TEACH Grant approved institution (SU IS APPROVED), and currently are or plan to be teaching in a high need field. The GRANT becomes an unsubsidized Direct Loan if the student does not meet the criteria agreed to when they sign their Agreement to Serve with the Department of Education.

External Scholarships
Yes, you can apply for outside scholarships. We encourage students to try various scholarship search engines and local scholarship donors. Several good options are listed below.

Distinguished Educator Scholarship
Schreiner University offers 3 onetime $1,000.00 Graduate Education Program scholarships per academic semester for qualified graduate here for details

Other Options
Private Loans:
Lenders currently funding graduate student programs.

Payment Plans
Visit the Schreiner University Financial Services Office page for details.

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Schreiner University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate, baccalaureate and masters degrees. 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 404-679-4500

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