Financial Assistance

Important Announcement

The First-Time Freshman Scholarship Application for incoming Freshman for the 2020-2021 year is now open! The scholarship application will close Februrary 17th. To apply, please click the "To Apply" button below and select the First-Time Freshman Application. The scholarship for Continuing and Transfer Students will become available November 2019.

To Apply


Introducing CashCourse!

Interested in learning about budgeting, credit cards, and other personal finance topics? 

Register today @ CashCourse


 Important Dates for Summer 2019                                      Important Dates for Fall 2019

                  May 13th         Tuition Due                                                                                         August 12th            Book Advance             

                  May 13th         Book Deferment Begins                                                                August 15th             Book Deferment Begins      

                  May 22nd        Financial Aid Disbursement                                                         August 19th             Tuition Due

                  May 29th        Student Refunds Begin                                                                  August 27th            Financial Aid Disbursement    

                                                                                                                                                September 3rd       Student Refunds Begin                    


Important Announcement

Effective Spring 2018, a graduate student must be enrolled during any semester for at least 3 graduate level credit hours to receive a student loan and 6 semester credit hours to be considered a full-time student.

Don't wait,
now is the time!

Complete the 2019-20 FAFSA Now!

Free Application for Federal Student Aid. Available now for the upcoming academic year. Don't forget to list NKU on your FAFSA! Federal School Code: 009275. See the Office of Student Financial Assistance for details.

FAFSA 2019-2020

Undergraduate Net Price Calculator
Guide to help families plan for educational costs at NKU. This calculator estimates your Expected Family Contribution (EFC) and serves as a resource for early financial planning.

Out of State? International?

You may be eligible for the new EDGE Program


Office Hours:  Mon-Fri 8:15 am - 4:30 pm
Walk-in Location:  Lucas Administrative Center, Room 301
Mailing Address:  AC 416 Nunn Drive, Highland Heights, KY 41099
Phone:  (859) 572-5143 or (888) 225-4499
Fax:  (859) 572-6997