Financial aid for returning Shepherd School students


Effective January 1, 2017, The Rice University Financial Aid Office will be using previously submitted tax returns to determine student 2017-2018 financial aid awards.

These forms below are required for undergraduates to secure and sustain financial aid for 2017-2018 as a student at The Shepherd School of Music.

• Complete the FAFSA and use 003604 for the School Code.
  Read about changes here.
• Complete the College Board CSS Profile and use 6609 for the school code.
• Complete The Shepherd School Financial Aid Form and return to the Dean’s office.
• Visit the 2017-2018 Returning Student Checklist link.

For more information, please contact the Rice University Financial Aid Office or

Graduate Students do not need to fill out the CSS Profile.
A FAFSA is required if you are interested in obtaining any Federal Direct Student Loans.