Office of Financial Aid


Summer Aid Application

The 2017 Summer Aid Application is now available. Submit your completed application to Service EMU, via fax at 734-487-4281, or email to

University Scholarship Application

The 2017-2018 University Scholarship Application is now available. Applications require a completed form, a one page essay, and a letter of recommendation. Download the application for more information and submit by 5pm on March 15, 2017 for consideration.

Commission on Women Scholarship

The EMU Commission on Women Scholarship application is currently available. This scholarship is open to admitted undergraduate and graduate students who plan to be or are enrolled at least half-time.  This is a one-time scholarship for the academic year (the award will be split evenly between fall 2017 and winter 2018 semesters).  For further information, please click on the application link and review the criteria. Applications are due by 5pm, March 17, 2017.

Need help filing your FAFSA?

This guided online tour will provide answers to many of your questions!

Financing Education Beyond High School

Download the 2017-2018 High School Night Financial Aid presentation here.

Office of Financial Aid Student Employment

The Office of Financial Aid is hiring work study students. The Student Employment Application is now available. Students must be awarded work study and have a 2.5 minimum GPA to be considered for employment. Print out, complete (using blue or black ink), and return to Service EMU (268 Student Center or McKenny Hall). You can also fax to 734-487-4281 or scan/email to

Financial Aid Advising

Announcing two convenient Service EMU locations! Service EMU McKenny and Service EMU Student Center are available for all of your financial aid, billing, and registration needs. Advising is available Monday-Thursday 8am to 5pm and Fridays 9am to 5pm.

Satisfactory Academic Progress Video

Interested in learning about Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP)? The Office of Financial Aid is now offering an informational video for EMU students' convenience.


Processing Times

As of 2/21/2017

We are currently processing documents received on the dates below:

Entrance/Exit Counseling: 2/20

Mailed/Faxed Documents: 2/20

Grad PLUS Approval: 2/16

PLUS Loan Approval: 2/16

PLUS Denial Adjustments: 2/16

Private Loan Certification: 2/19

Verification: 2/15

Email responses: 1-2 business days