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We know that there remains a great deal of need in our community, and we want to do everything possible to help you stay enrolled and on track toward a timely graduation. If you are having trouble meeting financial obligations, we encourage you to request assistance.

Apply for financial aid

If you are a currently enrolled FIU student, please apply for financial assistance today through Please note, this will take you directly to a section in MyFIU and you will be required to sign in.

Even if you think you do not qualify for funding, please fill out the application. We are committed to helping our students in need through a variety of avenues, including private funding.


As of June 5, 2020, FIU had allocated all of its CARES Act funds to eligible students. Students who were not awarded CARES Act funds and are still in need should apply for financial assistance at FIU is working on additional funding sources to help meet student needs.

To address the pressing financial need of students due to the disruption of campus operations from coronavirus, the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act of 2020 provided funds for direct emergency financial aid grants to students for expenses related to the disruption of campus operations due to coronavirus (including eligible expenses under a student’s cost of attendance such as food, housing, course materials, technology, health care, and child care).

For more information about how CARES Act funding was allocated, please visit the CARES Act page.

Other financial aid


Submitting your FAFSA is the first step you should take to applying for financial aid. Visit OneStop to learn how to fill out the application, what types of aid you could qualify for and how those fund will be disbursed to you.



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Student Affairs

FIU offers emergency aid for times of great need. From the student food pantry to emergency loans to support services, learn more about your options.

Emergency aid

Community support

If you are an FIU student, faculty or staff member, or a member of the community, and you have been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, FIU may be able to provide you with assistance.