Loyola University Chicago

Urban Affairs and Public Policy



Embarking on the next chapter of your educational journey is a significant decision, and Loyola University Chicago is here to provide support and opportunities.

Financial Aid Handbook

Tuition & Fees

Tuition and Fees are updated annually and subject to change. 

2023-2024 Tuition & Fees

Returning Rambler Scholarship

For recent Loyola graduates considering further education, Loyola University Chicago offers the Returning Rambler Scholarship, providing a 25% tuition reduction for those pursuing their initial graduate program within a decade of completing their undergraduate studies. This scholarship aims to support your career growth as you return to campus. 

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AmeriCorps Segal Award

For new, full-time students awarded the Segal Award through AmeriCorps, Loyola University Chicago offers an extra scholarship of $8,000 for the Masters of Public Policy program and $6,000 for the Master of Arts in Urban Affairs. For each degree program, the award is administered as $2,000 per semester for full-time study. To be considered, simply note your AmeriCorps alumni status in your program application. Learn more.

SCPS Fellows Scholarship

The School of Continuing and Professional Studies Fellows Program matches the contributions of a corporate tuition assistance program up to $5,250. Any SCPS student, regardless of the degree or certificate they are pursuing, can apply for the Fellows Program. Learn more.

UAPP Specific Awards

Urban Affairs and Public Policy awards available only to graduate students within a UAPP program are limited. To be considered for funding, please submit your fall application and supporting materials by the priority application deadline of February 15.