Exceptional Education at a Reasonable Cost
We operate on the belief that a quality education should be accessible and affordable for all. Along those lines, not only do we have a tuition that's lower than most other schools in Kentucky (and many around the nation), but we also offer plenty of financial aid options to meet your particular needs. Financial aid counselors will walk you through the steps to help keep you on track and ensure you understand the details of the process. Explore your options and feel free to contact us if you have any questions.
Types of Aid
Undergraduate students at Cumberlands may be eligible for one or more different types of financial aid.
ScholarshipsScholarships are available to traditional undergraduate students attending classes on campus. Amounts can range from a few hundred dollars to several thousand dollars.
GrantsGrants are given based on many different criteria. Some may require a minimum grade point average (GPA), ACT or SAT score, or level of financial need.
Work-StudyThe Federal Work-Study Program is a program that utilizes federal funds to provide a way for students with financial need to earn money to help pay any educational expenses.
LoansThere are many different types of student loans available. There are even loan programs for parents of college students.
Financial Aid Forms
Find forms and links related to your student finances here. Note that you may be required to complete or provide additional documentation before any financial aid can be awarded.
Net Price Calculator
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Email: studentfinancial [at] ucumberlands.edu (studentfinancial[at]ucumberlands[dot]edu)
For Washington State residents seeking information and resources about student loan repayment or seeking to submit a complaint relating to your student loans or student loan servicer, please visit www.wsac.wa.gov/loan-advocacy or contact Student Loan Advocate at loanadvocate [at] wsac.wa.gov (loanadvocate[at]wsac[dot]wa[dot]gov).