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Financial Aid for Master's Students

The application deadline is June 30, 2019.

Application Checklist 2019-20

For US Department of Education Programs (Federal Direct Loan, Federal Work Study)

Document Requirement Instructions
HMS Financial Aid Application To log in: Incoming students: use your email address on file with your admissions application. Continuing students: use your HMS email address. Click on the first time user link to create your password.

Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

US Citizens & Permanent Residents only
Remember to choose the 2019-20 school year. Be sure to list “E00472” for the HMS school code. [Address: Harvard University Medical School, Boston, MA]. If prompted, please use the IRS Data Retrieval Tool. This option will expedite the processing of your financial aid. Please allow approximately two weeks for processing

Citizenship Documentation

US Permanent Residents only
US permanent residents must submit a copy of their Alien Registration Card (front and back) documenting their eligibility to receive federal financial aid.

International students have the option of borrowing a private loan through a private loan lender with options to borrow with or without a US co-signer. A list of private loan options are available online.

The Harvard Employees Credit Union Loan is not available to HMS master's students.