Financing Your Online Education

by NU Online on 1/2/20 2:15 PM

Financial Aid at Norwich University Online

At Norwich, we understand that an affordable online education is a top priority for our students, which is why we gathered information about financial aid to guide you through the process.

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Financial Aid Resources and Information for Online Students

Below are links to financial aid resources and links to our free-to-download PDF guides that provide information about financing options, offer helpful tips, and take Norwich Online students through the financial aid process.


For Active Military and Veterans

Are you active military or a US veteran looking for an affordable online degree? Norwich accepts military tuition assistance and veterans benefits, as well as offers military scholarships, to help you finance your education.


For Online Bachelor’s Degree Students

Norwich University Online offers seven undergraduate degrees, all of which are eligible for financial aid. Download our guide on financing your online bachelor’s degree.


For Online Master’s Degree Students

12 advanced degrees are available online at Norwich, including our Master of Cybersecurity program. Federal financial aid may be used toward Norwich’s graduate degree programs, in addition to available Norwich or private scholarships. Download our guide on financing your online master’s degree.


Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Do online schools accept FAFSA?

A: Absolutely. Many online schools accept FAFSA, including Norwich University Online. Other forms of financial aid exist as well, including Norwich Partner Organizations (if your company is a Norwich partner, you may be eligible for 10% discounted tuition), or employer tuition assistance. View more ways to pay for your online degree.


Q: Are online degrees more affordable than on-campus programs?

A: Yes. Norwich University’s online Bachelor of Science in Cybersecurity degree is considerably more affordable at a total tuition cost being between $8,400-35,900, depending on the number of transfer credits a student brings in and scholarships used toward a degree. Whether pursuing their degree online or on-campus, all students at Norwich are eligible for financial aid.


Q: Are scholarships available to online college students?

A: Yes! Scholarships are awarded based on merit, talent, or financial need. If your spouse, parent, or child is a Norwich alumni, you may be eligible for our Alumni Scholarship toward a master’s degree program. Norwich also offers exclusive scholarships to US military Servicemembers and veterans towards an online degree.


If you don’t see the answer you’re looking for, visit our Financial Aid FAQs page for answers to other common questions.

Meghan Rioux - Norwich Graduate, Class of 2016

Learn More About Financing Your Online Education

Navigating financial aid for your online degree may seem like a daunting task, but here at Norwich University Online, we’re here to help. If you would like additional information or would like to speak with someone directly about financial aid planning, please contact one of our knowledgeable admissions advisors at or 1 (866) 684-7237.

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