Scholarships and Financial Aid for BSN Students
University Financial Aid:
A variety of resources are available for students who desire financial aid. Students should first apply for financial assistance through the UF Financial Affairs Office. Students may receive financial assistance up to the amount of financial need as calculated by UF Financial Affairs. Grants are also available through the university. Please contact the financial aid Counselor for more information. To do this, contact the Health Science Center Financial Aid Counselor in the Student Services area of the HPNP building (352) 273-6400.
College of Nursing Financial Aid:
Scholarships are available during the Fall semester for Traditional BSN students and during Spring semester for Accelerated BSN students. The awards are administered through the College of Nursing Office of Student Affairs. All applicants must have completed the equivalent of two semesters of full-time study in nursing to be eligible for scholarships. A complete list of available scholarships and fellowships for undergraduate students is available here: CON Undergraduate Scholarships and Fellowships
Other Sources of Funding:
Students should also consider employer reimbursement and scholarships, as well as national and state grants. A variety of funding sources are available. An example of a web site to locate grants and scholarships is: https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/types/grants-scholarships
In addition to tuition and fees, professional programs such as Nursing include additional expenses. An example of additional costs a student should expect while completing their Nursing degree is available here: CON Student Expenses