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Financing Your Education

The Sport Management Master's Program is a 23-month, 36 unit program. The 2015-2016 tuition rate is $1,245 per unit. 

Financial Aid

We encourage candidates who are considering applying for the Sport Management Program to contact USF's One Stop/Financial Aid Office to explore their options. 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. 

Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA):

If you are interested in applying for financial aid, the first step is complete the FAFSA; the USF school code is 001325. The FAFSA website is The FAFSA disbursement breakdown for an academic year is the Fall Semester, Spring Semester and Summer Semester.

Please note:

Sport Management students applying for financial aid should take note of the following tables, which outline the FAFSA cycles that need to be completed:

Students starting in July 2015 (Summer Cohort), would follow this cycle:
Start Date End Date Units Semester FAFSA Cycle
July 2015      Aug 2015 3 Summer 2015 2014-2015
Sept 2015 Dec 2015 6 Fall 2015 2015-2016
Jan 2016 April 2016 6 Spring 2016 2015-2016
May 2016 Aug 2016 5 Summer 2016 2015-2016
Sept 2016 Dec 2016 10 Fall 2016 2016-2017
Jan 2017 May 2017 6 Spring 2016 2016-2017

Students starting in January 2016 (Spring Cohort), would follow this cycle:
Start Date End Date 
Units Semester 
FAFSA Cycle 
Jan 2016 April 2016 6 Spring 2016 2015-2016
May 2016 Aug 2016 6 Summer 2016 2015-2016
Sept 2016 Dec 2016 10 Fall 2016 2016-2017
Jan 2017 April 2017 5 Spring 2017 2016-2017
May 2017 July 2017 3 Summer 2017 2016-2017
Aug 2017 Dec 2017 6 Fall 2017 2017-2018

Scholarships

The Sport Management Master's Program awards a limited number of merit-based scholarships to incoming students. These scholarships are a one-time award and are used to cover tuition costs in a students first or second semester of the Sport Management Program. These scholarships do not require a separate application; all students admitted to the Sport Management Program are considered during the admission decision process.

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.