Financial Aid


Financial Aid Instructions
What type of student are you?

Cover the Cost
of Your Program

UAM costs less than most universities in Arkansas, putting a quality education within reach.


of first-year students at UAM receive some form of financial aid

Higher Education Should be Affordable

Take a look at the latest cost of attendance figures based on on-campus living.

School in-state out-of-state
Monticello $20,076 $25,926
Technical* $15,670 $16,270

*Crossett and McGehee Technical Campuses

Complete your FAFSA

When filling out your FAFSA, be sure to use UAM’s school code: 001085

$17 Million

in aid, scholarships and grants is awarded annually by UAM

You’re more than a Test Score

Amounts awarded for one academic year. Most are renewable for four years.

First-time Freshmen Scholarships ACT Scores Amount Awarded
Chancellor's 30+ $12,000
University 27-29 $9,000
Academic 24-26 $6,000
Green & White 19-23 $3,000

Supplemental Scholarships Amount Awarded
Weevil Legacy $1,000
Housing $1,000

UAM superscores ACT scores. We also accept ACCUPLACER scores as an alternate to ACT testing.

Contact Us


Financial Aid Office

Meet the financial aid staff

Harris Hall, Room 300

Mailing Address:
PO Box 3470
Monticello, AR 71655

Cashier's Office

Meet the cashier's office staff

Harris Hall, Room 205

Mailing Address:
PO Box 3165
Monticello, AR 71656