Tuition & Financial Aid
Important Dates and Deadlines for summer registration.
Important Dates and Deadlines for summer bill payment dates.
Summer Financial Aid:
Financial Aid can be used to pay summer tuition, with some restrictions. The UM Financial Aid Office can help you calculate your summer aid package. Students enrolling in at least six credits for the summer 2021 semester who submit their 2020-2021 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) no later than June 30, 2021 may be eligible for federal and institutional summer aid. At The University of Montana, the Summer 2021 Semester is considered part of the 2020-2021 academic year. Session dates and deadlines may be found on the main page of the UM Summer website.
Students can request summer 2021 aid by completing the Summer 2021 Financial Aid Application or electronically in CyberBear.
Additional information on tuition
May 17, 2021: Summer 2021 payment deadline to avoid $80 Late Registration Fee.
June 28, 2021: Summer 2021 FINAL payment deadline to avoid possible cancellation of classes.
More information about Summer 2021 registration bill payment dates can be found on UM's Business Services page.
If you have a question about your bill, please contact Business Services, Student Accounts via phone at (406) 243-2223 or via email at UMstudentaccounts@mso.umt.edu. You can also visit Business Services on the second floor of the Lommasson Center, Room 231. Business Services is open Monday - Friday from 8:00am - 5:00pm.
Summer 2021 late fee deadline dates will be listed here when they become available.
Students should complete the withdrawal process (dropping all classes) at the Registrar's Office, 2nd floor, Lommasson Center 201. The official withdrawal date, as recorded by the University Registrar, is the date used to determine the amount credited to the student account. Generally, UM credits no fees after the 10th class day of Summer Semester. UM may deduct existing debts such as library charges, health service charges, etc., from any refunds due the student. For further information, students should contact the Business Services Office.
Fee Policy on Drop/Add
Students must make an initial fee payment at registration for courses in which they are enrolled.
UM allows students enrolled in 3-week courses establish their enrollment status for fee purposes during the first three days of the session. The courses for which students are enrolled on the second day determine any fee adjustments. Beginning the third day, courses added increase credit hour enrollment for fee purposes and may result in additional charges in accordance with the fee schedule.
Students enrolled in 6-week courses establish their enrollment status for fee purposes during the first six days of the session. The courses for which students are enrolled on the second day determine any fee adjustments. Beginning the sixth day, courses added increase credit hour enrollment for fee purposes and may result in additional charges in accordance with the fee schedule.
Students enrolled in 12-week courses to establish their enrollment status for fee purposes during the first 12 days of the session. Courses dropped after the twelfth day do not result in reduced fees. All courses added increase credit hour enrollment for fee purposes and may result in additional charges in accordance with the fee schedule.
ASUM Short-Term Student Loans
ASUM short-term student loans, from $50-$500, are available to ASUM Activity Fee-paying students who have a GPA of 2.0 or better and are enrolled for 7 or more credits. With the exception of the Missoula College, students must have been enrolled during the previous semester and may not be in their final semester of enrollment. This requirement and the co-signer requirement for loans over $50 are waived for students awaiting the receipt of Stafford Loan monies to be paid in the current semester. Other restrictions may apply. To learn more about how to apply for a loan from ASUM, please refer to Cyberbear. Click "Student Services" and then Short Term Loan Application. Information about these loans can also be obtained from the ASUM office in University Center Room 105 or by calling 406-243-2451.