Office of Financial Aid in the College of Medicine

Where is the College of Medicine Financial Aid Office?
When is the COM Financial Aid Office open?

Office Walk-In Hours for:


*** Scholarship Opportunity ***


ScrubCaps for a Cause

ScrubCaps for a Cause was founded by Tina Tarantola UF MD'05. Her non-profit awards scholarships to women pursuing medical degrees.

Please review the requirements below before applying. Website:

The following requirements must be met to be considered for a scholarship:

  1. Woman in an allopathic or osteopathic medical school program having completed at least one semester.
  2. One scholarship per year can be applied for, and applications are taken on a rolling basis for the same academic year.
  3. An essay, see application for details.
  4. One letter of recommendation.

Office Hours

Appointments only. To Schedule an appointment (Phone or In Person). Visit

Please email your questions and concerns to:


  • SUBMIT the 2020-2021 FAFSA now at:
    • On-time deadline was December 15th, but you can still submit it
    • 2020-2021 Financial Aid Awards (Late - June)
  • Check aid status at:


2020-2021 NEW INTEREST RATES starting July 1, 2020:

* 20-21 Interest Rates will be available after July 1st.

Current Rates

Direct Unsubsidized Loans - 6.079% (Origination Fee - 1.059%)

Graduate Plus Loans-7.079% (Origination Fee - 4.236%)



Bulletin Board News

Archived Bulletin Board News

May 7th, 2011 Summer A funds are scheduled to start going out Friday, May 13th.  There is no tuition for medical students in the summer. April 25, 2011 Summer A funds […]

Past Bulletin Board News

Contact Information

Vernon Wright
Assistant Director

Voice: (352) 273-7939

Schedule an Appointment

Harrell Medical Education Bldg
Room 214

Mailing Address
PO Box 100216
Health Science Center
Gainesville, FL 32610-0216