Scholarships and Student Funding

US Loans

Thank you for choosing the University of Edinburgh to study. We hope the information contained within these pages guide you through the steps to successfully complete the US Loans processes.

21st June 2024 We have experienced issues with accessing the system required for us to process FAFSAs. We have and will continue to prioritise supporting and processing FAFSAs for the 24/25 academic year. Will provide regular updates here as soon as possible. 


Pell Grants - Applicants should note that as a foreign school, the University is NOT authorised to administer Federal grants, only Direct Loans.

New Students

US Loan information for new students

Continuing students

US Loans information for continuing students

FAQ's for New and Continuing Students

Frequently asked questions regarding US Loans.

Loan Key Dates and Disbursement Information

Key dates for US Loan disbursements.


US Loan Policy and Consumer Disclosure Information

Types of Loan

There are different types of loan options for students studying at the University of Edinburgh.

VA Benefits and Other Funding

Please see below for information regarding VA Benefits and other sources of US Funding.

Information for Schools

Information for schools about the US Loan disbursement requirements