Grants are available to all students who qualify (according to the stipulations of each grant) – undergraduate and graduate. All of the following, except the Virginia Tuition Assistance Grant (VTAG), require the completion of the FAFSA. View steps to complete the FAFSA.


Marymount Visit Grant

Prospective first-year students who make an official visit to Marymount after July 1 and before May 1 of their senior year of high school are eligible to receive a one time $500 grant. The $500 grant will be applied to your first tuition bill.

Marymount Residential Grant

This $3,000 grant is offered to all full-time applicants living in US states and the District of Columbia who stay in campus housing during their time at Marymount. It is renewable for up to four years of study, provided the applicant stays in on-campus housing.

Federal Pell Grant

The Federal Pell Grant program is for eligible families with the lowest income levels. Grants range from $400 to $5,530 per year based on enrollment status. Eligibility is determined by FAFSA.

Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (SEOG)

The SEOG offers limited additional funding with priority given to full-time Federal Pell Grant recipients who applied early. For qualified students, grants can be awarded up to $4,000 per academic year.

Marymount Grant

The Marymount Grant is sponsored by the University to make education affordable for as many full-time, first-degree needy undergraduate students as possible.

DC Tuition Assistance Grant (DCTAG)

The DC Tuition Assistance Grant (DCTAG) is available to legal residents of the District of Columbia who attend Marymount on a full-time basis. The amount offered varies each academic year depending on the available funding. DCTAG is not based on financial need; however, an application must be filed through the program.

State Education Office

DC Tuition Assistant Grant Program
801 First St. NE,
Third Floor
Washington, DC 20002
Phone: (202) 727-2824
Fax: (202) 727-2834

Virginia Tuition Assistance Grant

The Virginia Tuition Assistance Grant is available to legal Virginia residents who are full-time students. It is not based on financial need. The amount of the award varies each academic year depending on the state’s funding. Awards will be made by the Commonwealth to students who file their applications by July 31. Late applications will be considered if funds are available. Applications are submitted to the Financial Aid Office. Repayment is not required. The Commonwealth of Virginia funds the program. VTAG awards for graduate students are restricted to those enrolled in health-related programs only.

Office of Financial Aid

Marymount University
2807 N. Glebe Road
Arlington, VA 22207


(703) 284-1530
Fax (703) 516-4771
Contact Us