The Office of Student Financial Aid

Welcome Hawks!

Congratulations on choosing to attend the University of Maryland Eastern Shore (UMES)!

The first step to receiving financial aid information is completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) ! Our School Code is: 002106-00.

For a seamless financial aid process, please use our Financial Aid Checklist for Success! Questions about FAFSA? Click here!

Summer Bridge Participants, Please Note:

Financial Aid is unavailable for the Summer Bridge Program. Financial Aid Packaging is contingent upon successful completion of the Summer Bridge Program, as well as the completion of any Federal Aid requirements.

2023-2024 Edward T. & Mary A. Conroy Memorial Scholarship Applicants, Please Note:

The 2023-2024 Edward T. & Mary A. Conroy Memorial Scholarship Application is available for download below. New applicants and renewal applicants MUST apply each year. The 2023-2024 Application has a hard deadline of Friday, July 14th, 2023.

The Office of Student Financial Aid Mission & Vision

The University of Maryland Eastern Shore offers affordable first-rate education. The Office of Student Financial Aid team is here to assist you with the costs of your educational investment. Our committed team of professionals works in partnership with you, providing information on available options and assisting you with the financial aid process.

Mission Statement

The Mission of the Office of Student Financial Aid is to provide financial services to students and their families and to encourage each member of a diverse student body to achieve his or her educational goals. This service is a joint venture among students, their families, and the Financial Aid Office. 

Vision Statement

The Vision of the Office of Student Financial Aid is to deliver effective, efficient, and courteous service. In collaboration with federal and state agencies and institutional departments, the Office of Student Financial Aid diligently tends to this relationship to maintain accountability and compliance with applicable laws, regulations, and policies, in order to reasonably assure the most equitable and ethical awarding of financial assistance.


Application TypeDeadlineLink to Apply
Summer 2023 Loan ApplicationSUM I & III: Friday, July 14th, 2023 | SUM I & II: Friday, June 16th, 2023Apply here!
Summer 2023 SAP Appeal FormTuesday, June 13th, 2023Apply here!
2023-2024 Edward T. & Mary A. Conroy Memorial Scholarship ApplicationFriday, July 14th, 2023Apply here!
Fall 2023 SAP Appeal FormWednesday, August 23rd, 2023Apply here!

Student Development Center, Suite 1100

11868 Backbone Road
Princess Anne, MD  21853

Office Hours: Mon – Fri, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
410-651-6172 | (Fax) 410-651-7670

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