Financial Aid

Financial Aid

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

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.

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.