Sixty-three percent of graduate and professional school students at USC receive some form of financial aid.

About Financial Aid for Master’s Students

Several low-interest, long-term federal, university and private loan programs are available to eligible students including the Federal Direct Stafford Loan; and/or Federal Direct Graduate PLUS Loan. Private financing can also be arranged. For more information, click here.

In addition, USC also offers a short-term tuition payment plan and a prepayment plan.

Graduate assistantships are available to qualified students. For information about graduate fellowships, assistantships, and scholarships, click here.

How to Apply


Important Note: Documents submitted to the USC Financial Aid Office become the property of the university and cannot be returned to the student or duplicated for any purpose.