Paying for School

Foundation-based scholarships, grants and financial aid are important tools in helping you pay for college.

Financial Aid

Financial aid consists of grants and loans that are intended to help students pay for tuition and fees, room and board (or living expenses, if commuting), transportation, books and supplies.

Office of Financial Aid


Southern offers multiple scholarships resources, including Foundation-based scholarships through the Southern Foundation. Learn more.


Estimating College Costs and Paying Tuition

Use our paying for college calculator, designed to assist with financial planning at Southern.

Pay For College Calculator