General Catalog 2022-2023

Student Financial Aid

The University awards financial aid, within the limitations of available funds, to students who meet the specific requirements established by those offering the aid. Applicant eligibility for such aid is reviewed each academic year.

The Free Application for Federal Student Aid may be completed via Internet at

Inter American University of Puerto Rico will use the results from the Free Application for Federal Student Aid to award federal, state and institutional funds to eligible students

Military service personnel, veterans and other qualified individuals may use their Veterans’ benefits under the applicable legislation. Information on these programs may be obtained from the Department of Veterans Affairs’ Website or in the Registrars’ Offices in the campuses.

Persons interested in detailed information concerning the eligibility requirements and the evaluation procedures used for applications should refer to the Student Financial Aid Manual and/or visit any Financial Aid Office.

Financial Aid funds originate from different sources: The United States Government (Federal Funds), Government of the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, Inter American University and private entities.

Students who opt for a second major not within their academic program are not eligible for the Federal Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG) and some state programs although they have not requested graduation.