Graduate Student Short-Term Loan Fund

Short-Term Loans through the Graduate Student Senate

This fund is administered by the Graduate Student Senate (GSS), and is funded by graduate student activities fees. It provides loans to assist graduate students dealing with financial emergencies. Loans are issued for 60-day periods and are interest free. Applications are available in the Graduate Student Senate Office, Student Union Room 213 and on the GSS Web site.

Short Term Emergency Loans (STELF)

The Dean of Students Office has an emergency loan fund available to degree students during the months of the year when they are in classes at the University. The fund is intended to help students in financial emergencies such as transportation cost home when there is an illness or other family emergency, car repairs, living expenses, school supplies, etc. Find out more and contact the Dean of Students Office for further information at