Office of Student Financial Aid

Beginning March 13, 2020, the Office of Student Financial Aid will be available remotely to provide student support by email at


Normal email response time is within 24 to 48 hours and we expect that to remain the same even remotely. In the event your question cannot be answered via email, then a representative will set up an electronic meeting to answer additional questions.



Welcome to the Student Financial Aid webpage. 

Today, understanding the costs of higher education is more important than ever, and Rush University is here to help. The Office of Student Financial Aid supports university students on tuition costs, student loans, grants and scholarships, as well as work-study options, aid eligibility and frequently asked questions.


Get all the information you need here to help finance your education at Rush.

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How do I apply for financial aid?

First, you should review our aid application checklist. Aid applications must be renewed each academic year, and the application documents are updated annually.

In our forms section, you’ll find documents for the appropriate academic year. Be aware that multiple application cycles may be open at any given time.

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Filling out the FAFSA? Here’s help

A helpful how-to on filling out this federal form required for financial aid applicants.

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Contact Information

Office of Student Financial Aid
Armour Academic Center
600 South Paulina St., Suite 440
Chicago, IL 60612
(312) 942-6256


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