Graduate Students
Financial Aid

Graduate Students

The Office of Financial Aid is committed to assisting students through their journey to financing their education here at Illinois Tech. Our knowledgeable and experienced financial advisors are available to meet with students to understand their aid and for cost planning. Below you will find helpful links to assist you.


  • Tuition, Fees and Costs: Illinois Tech provides its students a cost of attendance that estimates expenses for each academic year. The list of estimated expenses is not a bill, and actual costs may vary.
  • Grants and Loans: Learn about the grants and loans that are available to Illinois Tech students, who is eligible, and how funds are dispersed. 
  • Scholarships: All graduate students are automatically considered for scholarships at Illinois Tech.  Learn more about scholarship opportunities and outside scholarship resources. 
  • Federal Work Study: You can gain real-world experience and pay off your studies through the Federal Work-Study program by working on campus. 
  • Grants and Fellowship
  • Important Dates: Stay on task with these important dates and deadlines for financial aid. 
  • Policies and Procedures: How aid is processed and maintained within the Office of Financial Aid. 
  • Tools: Resources and guides on how to borrow, accept, and manage federal loans during and post graduating; financial literacy on money management and budgeting.
  • Forms to adjust federal loans, request a Graduate PLUS Loan, and increase the cost of attendance for graduate students are accessible through the myIIT Portal's Financial Aid Dashboard:

    myIIT Portal ---> Financial Aid Dashboard ---> Home Tab ---> General Links Section