Tuition & Aid


Financing Your Graduate Studies

The choice to pursue a graduate education is an investment in your professional future that never loses its value. At Hofstra University, we work to make your graduate studies as affordable as possible. Our Student Financial Services team is here to assist you with everything from filing your FAFSA, to navigating the financial aid resources available to you.

Get Started

The first step to applying for financial aid for your graduate education is to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at The toll-free telephone number for FAFSA is 1-800-4-FEDAID. Hofstra’s federal school code is 002732. We encourage continuing students to file the FAFSA every year by November 15 to be considered for federal aid.

Graduate Tuition and Fees
At the graduate level, tuition is billed per credit. Rates vary by school and in some cases by special program. Payment plans are available and in many cases, part-time study options can be arranged by your advisor. Visit for up to date tuition and fee information.
Federal Grant
Student Loans
Graduate Employment Opportunities
Scholarships and Other Awards
Veteran & Other Aid Sources

Take the Next Step

Be You @Hofstra

Through your graduate studies at Hofstra, you'll have countless opportunities to be your best self. From being surrounded by faculty, staff, and peers who care to having access to the resources you need to succeed, you'll gain an advantage -- in your career and in life -- at Hofstra.