UMass Short Term Loan Program
In some cases, a student’s financial need may be temporary, in which case our Short-term Loan Program might be the right fit. The Dean of Students Office extends short-term loans to matriculated undergraduate and graduate students for temporary financial emergencies, hardship, or unforeseen personal/family emergencies. The maximum loan amount is $500 for undergraduate students and $1000 for graduate students. The loan is disbursed and payment are received by the Office of the Bursar.