General disclaimers

Subject to change: Because of the nature of federal, state, and institutional guidelines affecting financial aid programs, the information contained in this website is subject to change.

Ann Arbor campus: All financial aid information and policies contained on this website refer to the Ann Arbor campus of the University of Michigan and not to other U-M campuses or departments. The U-M Office of Financial Aid is not affiliated with U-M Dearborn, U-M Flint or any other U-M office or unit which may have different policies. Questions about financial aid on other campuses should be referred to the appropriate office on that respective campus.

Web links: Information and external links on this website are provided by as a service to our website users. The U-M Office of Financial Aid does not routinely screen, approve, review, or endorse the content, products, or services that may be offered on external websites. In no event shall the U-M Office of Financial Aid be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with the use of or reliance on any such content, goods, or services available on or through any such site or resource. Some of the links on this website use social media applications and use of these websites is subject to privacy rules and policies of those website operators.

Use of professional judgment: Evaluation of financial aid applications, re-evaluation of an aid package or an appeal of a financial aid decision are handled through a review process using professional judgment by financial aid professionals in our office. Any request to our office is considered using best professional practices and making such a request does not guarantee approval. Financial aid regulations are subject to change through legislation of policy changes by the U.S. Department of Education.

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