Diversity Grant

Who is Eligible?

Graduate students taking courses on campus (other than J.D. Law or Full Time MBA) that demonstrate financial need as determined by the FAFSA and who bring to UST distinctive personal characteristics and/or who have overcome significant obstacles or hardships.

Application Criteria

  • You must be a U.S. Citizen or an eligible non-citizen.
  • You must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and have your FAFSA results sent to St. Thomas (school code 002345) and
    demonstrate financial need.
  • You must complete the Graduate Diversity Grant application and attach a personal statement indicating your reasons for requesting the grant.


New students must apply by August 1st for the fall term, January 1st for the spring term, and April 1st for the summer term.  Continuing students must reapply for the grant each academic year by August 1st.

Contact Office

Graduate Financial Aid Office


2015-2016 Graduate Diversity Grant Application

2014-2015 Graduate Diversity Grant Application
     *Remaining funds are only available for students accepted to begin their program in summer 2015.