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The Office of Scholarships & Financial Aid (OSFA) strives to help students attain their higher education goals by keeping UNL financially accessible and affordable. OSFA is committed to accomplishing our mission through excellent service, stewardship, and advocacy to support the recruitment, enrollment, retention, and graduation of all UNL students.

Message from the Director
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Services for Students: Husker Hub

Customer services related to scholarships and financial aid is provided through Husker Hub, Nebraska’s one-stop service center. Students can also find additional self-service options by logging into their MyRED account.

Services for Faculty and Staff

The Office of Scholarships and Financial Aid provides direct support to faculty, staff and external scholarship providers.


FAFSA School Code: 002565

The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is completed each academic year. Financial aid is awarded on a first come, first complete basis.

File your FAFSA today

Priority Date

- May 15th -

Apply for grants, work-study and loans by filing your FAFSA by our May 15 priority date and complete the financial aid process by June 1 of the calendar year prior to fall enrollment. Students who qualify for the Nebraska Promise have until June 1.

Learn More about Nebraska Promise

FAFSA Simplification

The FAFSA is changing for 2024-25. The form will be streamlined to provide an enhanced user experience and expand financial aid eligibility for some students.

Learn More about FAFSA Simplification