Financial Aid

Financial Aid

Financial assistance is available to graduate students eligible to receive federal loans through the William D. Ford Federal Direct Student Loans Program. Interested students are encouraged to call or visit the Financial Aid Office located in the Marshall and Vera Lea Rinker Building at the corner of Fairbanks and Park Avenues, telephone 407-646-2395. Counselors are available Monday through Friday by phone or on a walk-in basis from 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Students may also call or visit the Holt School financial aid adviser by contacting the Holt School at 407-646-2232.

How to Apply for Financial Aid

  • Apply and be accepted to the graduate studies program.

  • Complete an online Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at least two months prior to beginning the intended term or study. Forms can be found at Be sure to follow the instructions and list Rollins College, code 001515 as a recipient of the information. Do not mail any other forms with the FAFSA application. Allow six weeks for processing.

Scholarship Information and Forms

Grant and Scholarship Application Instructions

Limited funds are available for matriculated students of the Master of Liberal Studies program (MLS) and are provided by our generous donors and the MLS program of Rollins College. Awards are based on financial need and academic performance. Generally, students who receive corporate tuition support are not eligible for scholarships; however, special cases may be considered for a student with extenuating circumstances. Scholarships must be used in full during the academic year for which they are awarded (e.g., fall and spring). Renewal of scholarships in succeeding years is based on availability of funds, student financial need, and academic record. Renewal forms are required each year for scholarship renewal. The deadline for scholarship applications is April 1 each year.

Grant and Scholarship Applicants should:

  • Apply and be accepted for admission to the MLS program as a degree-seeking student.
  • Pay the non-refundable $350 deposit fee, which will be deducted from the fall tuition.

To Apply:

  • An MLS application form (available in January) must be completed and received by April 1.
  • The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FASFA) must also be completed online and the results received by April 1.  The FASFA Web site is  The code for Rollins is 001515.


Information posted on the Rollins College Hamilton Holt School Web site is intended as general information only. It is subject to change and does not reflect a contract between students and the College. Contact the Hamilton Holt School office to confirm any information.