Admissions & Aid

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Admission to Fitchburg State is only the beginning. We know that applying to school can be a stressful experience and we're here to help you begin.  

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Ranked by U.S. News & World Report in U.S. News's Best Colleges 2021-22 for Top Public Schools (Regional Universities North), Social Mobility (Regional Universities North), and Best Undergraduate Nursing.

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Discover all that Fitchburg State University has to offer in our undergraduate Viewbook

More than 40 academic programs, 85 student clubs, Division III athletics and a picturesque New England campus located only a 75 minute train ride from Boston. Scholarships available.

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Undergraduate

Here's everything you'll need to get started as you begin your college career. 

Graduate

Higher Education doesn't always end with a Bachelor's degree any more.

Continuing Education

Earn a certificate, advance your profession, grow your talent stack. 

Paying for College

Financial Aid

We are committed to making your education affordable. We base your eligibility for our financial aid on the total cost of attendance, not just the direct costs, so that you'll have a more realistic budget and financial aid package. 

Cost to Attend

Review the cost to attend whether you're from in-state or out of state, and review both direct and indirect costs. 

Financing Your Education

Multiple forms of financial aid are available, including merit-based and need-based programs (PDF).

 

Just the facts

90%
of students qualify for and receive financial aid
$40m
in financial aid awarded to our students every year
$14,717
average financial aid package from all funding sources

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