Financing Your Education

 The MS in Environmental Management Program is a two-year, 30 unit program. For tuition, U.S. federal student loan information, payment plans, and the health insurance policy for graduate students in MS in Environmental Management Program, please click here.

Financial Aid

USF's One Stop/Financial Aid Office offers many resources to help graduate students meet the cost of education at the University of San Francisco. They will help candidates with information on financial aid, loans and payment plans to aid in paying for tuition, fees, books, and personal expenses.

The Federal Direct Student Loan Program and Supplemental Loans are available to Domestic graduate students. They are eligible to apply for up to $20,500 in federal loans each year. The One Stop Office, located in Lone Mountain, Room 251, may be reached by phone at 415.422.2020 or by email at onestop@usfca.edu. You may also visit the One Stop Office website at www.usfca.edu/onestop.

Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA):

If you are interested in applying for FAFSA, the USF school code is 001325. The FAFSA website is www.fafsa.ed.gov. The FAFSA disbursement breakdown for an academic year is the Fall Semester, Spring Semester and Summer Semester.

Scholarships

A number of small, merit-based scholarships are offered by the Environmental Management Program. These scholarships do not require a separate application. All students are considered for these scholarships during the admission decision process. Scholarship awards will be indicated in a student’s admission letter.

Click here for more information about U.S. Federal student loans, non-USF scholarship opportunities, tuition costs, payment plans, student employment and other financial aid details. 


MSEM Professor and Student Head to Laos in January

laos

Assistant Professor Gretchen Coffman and MSEM student Robin Hunter will be traveling to Laos in January to join an international team of scientist studying the critically endangered Chinese Swamp Cypress.  This work is funded through a grant from the National Geographic Society.

Associate Professor Stephanie Ohshita Co-Authors Chapter on Low Carbon Cities

City scape

Associate Professor Stephanie Ohshita co-authored a book chapter titled “Low Carbon Development for Cities:  Methods and Measures.”  This chapter will appear in the volume ‘Sustainability of Energy Systems’ in the Handbook of Clean Energy Systems.

Assistant Professor Gretchen Coffman and Two Graduating MSEM Students Present Redwood Creek Restoration Research Results

Redwood Creek

Assistant Professor Gretchen Coffman and two graduating MSEM students, Jacqueline McCrory and Brian Piontek, presented their Master's thesis research on Redwood Creek Restoration at the California Society of Ecological Restoration - SERCAL Conference in Santa Rosa.

MSEM Co-Sponsoring Water Panel October 23

CA Reservoir

The M.S. in Environmental Management program along with the Department of Environmental Science and the Environmental Studies program will be sponsoring a panel titled Water Solutions for a Drier California.  The event will be at 7pm on Tuesday, October 23 in the Maier Room in Fromm Hall.  A reception will precede the event at 6:30 in Fromm Hall.



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