UNSOM Students: Financial Planning
Tuition Costs for 2013-14:
Resident medical students
Nonresident average for medical students only in the
class of 2014
Non-resident for medical students
Current Student Disbursement Schedule:
- Fall Disbursements
- 1st & 2nd Year Med Students begin approximately mid-August
- 3rd & 4th Year Med Students begin approximately mid-July
- Spring Disbursement
- Approximately mid-January for all students
- Excess amounts over university fees due will be mailed or direct-deposited to students within 3 to 5 days of this date.
- Students who had a loan processed, or received funds for the Fall semester do not need to re-apply for spring.
Armed Forces Health Professions Scholarships - The Army, Navy, and Air Force have health professions scholarship programs, referred to as HPSP, or AFHPSP scholarship for the Air Force, to help you pay for your education in a medical field.
National Health Services Corps (NHSC) - The NHSC Scholarship Program (SP) awards scholarships to students pursuing careers in primary care. Students commit to serving for two to four years upon graduation and completion of training. Allopathic and osteopathic medical students in their fourth year at an accredited medical school are eligible to apply.
Loan Repayment Programs
National Health Services Corps (NHSC) Loan Repayment Program - Open to licensed primary care medical, dental, and mental and behavioral health providers who are employed or seeking employment at approved sites.
Students to Service Loan Repayment Program - Provides loan repayment assistance to medical students (MD and DO) in their last year of school, in return for a commitment to provide primary health care services in eligible Health Professional Shortage Areas (HPSAs) of greatest need. http://nhsc.hrsa.gov/loanrepayment/studentstoserviceprogram/
State Loan Repayment Program - A federally-funded grant program to States and Territories that provides cost-sharing grants to assist them in operating their own state educational loan repayment programs for primary care providers working in Health Professional Shortage Areas (HPSAs) within their state.
Students are encouraged to take advantage of direct deposit to receive disbursements/refunds more quickly. This is especially important for students in years III and IV.
Direct deposit sign up using MyNevada*
*This will apply to financial aid disbursements only.
Direct deposit for travel reimbursements requires a hard copy form.
Travel/Accounts Payable Direct Deposit Form
See the UNSOM Student Handbook Financial Services page.