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Financial Assistance

Welcome from Carla Minchello, Director of the Office of Financial Assistance We are committed to working with you to make a Bentley education an affordable investment. Our financial aid programs include scholarships, grants, loans, and work eligibility. More than 70 percent of our students receive at least one of these forms of aid.

 

Applying for financial aid can be a complicated, lengthy and sometimes confusing process. We are here to guide you every step of the way. Let us know how we can help.


Important Announcements

 

Federal Direct Loan Interest Rates for 2015-2016

The Federal Government has announced interest rates for Federal Stafford and PLUS loans borrowed from July 1, 2015 to June 30, 2016.  The interest rate for undergraduate Federal Subsidized and Unsubsidized Stafford Loans will be 4.29%.  The interest rate for graduate Unsubsidized Stafford Loans will be 5.84%.  The interest rate for Federal PLUS loans borrowed by graduate students or parents of undergraduate students will be 6.84%.  These rates apply to all loans first disbursed after July 1, 2015, and are fixed for the life of the loan.  Please click here  for more information and feel free to contact your financial aid counselor with any questions.

Financial Aid Awards for Continuing Students

We are reviewing financial aid applications for continuing students and will begin mailing awards out in late June/early July.  You can check MyBentley to see if we have received all required documents for you or contact your financial aid counselor.

The Office of Financial Assistance is now on Facebook!  We invite you to like us on Facebook for the latest information on private scholarship opportunities.  Click here to view our Facebook page.


Bentley participates in the Veterans Administration Yellow Ribbon Program. To participate, complete the Bentley Yellow Ribbon application.

Nondiscrimination Policy

Bentley University does not discriminate in admission or access to, or treatment or employment in any of its educational programs or activities, including scholarships, loans, and athletics, on the basis of race, color, sex, marital or parental status, age, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin, religion, handicap, or disability.  The university complies with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act, Title IX of the Education Amendments, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act and Revenue Procedure 75-50 prohibiting such discrimination.  Anyone believing that he or she has experienced adverse treatment may register a complaint with Judy Malone, general counsel, at 781-891-2016.