Financial Aid

Financial Aid

Financial Aid at FXUA

Federal Financial Aid

Federal financial aid is granted from the U.S. Department of Education, which helps eligible students pay for higher education expenses. It is used to cover expenses such as tuition, fees, room and board, books, school supplies, and transportation. It can include the Federal Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG), Federal Work Study Program, and Federal Direct Loans. Please visit for more information about federal student aid. The types of federal financial aid available at FXUA are:

  • Federal Grants: Federal Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG, Available in 2017-2018), and Iraq and Afghanistan Service Grants
  • Federal Direct Loans: Subsidized Direct Loan, Unsubsidized Direct Loan, Direct PLUS Loan, and Direct Parent PLUS Loan

Institutional Scholarships

Fairfax University of America has many scholarship opportunities available to students. FXUA awards through its scholarship fund which is 100% university-sponsored. Click here to learn more about the university-sponsored scholarships FXUA offers.

FXUA also encourages students to apply for outside scholarship awards.  Some helpful resources in receiving scholarship funding include:

Tuition Payment Plans

Fairfax University of America offers a variety of tuition payment plan options to allow students to finance tuition costs across a given semester.  Click here to read more about the types of installment plans available to FXUA students, along with eligibility requirements.

University Tuition Discounts

FXUA offers a few select discounts to prospective and current students to ease the burden of paying for an education. Click here to read more about the types of discounts offered and eligibility requirements.

Veterans Benefits

Fairfax University of America is proud to assist United States military veterans and their dependents who are eligible for the various Educational Assistance programs offered through the Department of Veterans Affairs. For more information on eligibility, the types of veteran benefits available at FXUA, or how to apply, click here.