Applying for Financial Aid

Students at Alpert Medical School may apply for financial aid through federal and institutional need-based sources.  If you wish to be considered for either federal or institutional funding, please see below for required forms.

Deadline: April 1, 2014 to be considered for AMS need-based scholarship and loan funding.

Federal Aid

Students applying for Federal Aid only must submit:

E-file tax returns at least two weeks prior to submitting FAFSA. May ensure tax information is processed by the IRS in time to be retrieved electronically into FAFSA, utilizing the FAFSA IRS Data Retrieval Tool (DRT). AMS students are not required to provide parent information on the FAFSA.

Institutional Aid

Students applying for Institutional Aid must submit the following:

Submit application materials electronically in PDF or TIF format to   If you are unable to do so, we accept mailed or faxed application documents.  Please do not send smartphone pictures as photos are often illegible.  Remember to print your Banner ID number on all documents sent.   

*Please note: If parents plan to request a tax extension, we require the following forms by the April 1 deadline:

  • Copy of tax extension form
  • 2012 parental federal tax returns, tax schedules, and W-2 forms

Please review our FINANCIAL AID GUIDE and our FINANCIAL OVERVIEW FOR NEW STUDENTS documents to assist in the financial aid process.