Financial Aid

  • The KCU Financial Aid Office administers federal, state and institutional aid programs to qualified students attending KCU. The KCU Financial Aid Office offers you information about applying for financial aid, costs at KCU, types of aid available and much more.

    Our mission is to increase opportunities for student access to a medical education. The KCU Financial Aid Office assists in helping students and their families seek, obtain, and make the best use of all financial aid opportunities and resources. We strive to provide clear and concise information to assist students in making sound and educated financial choices.

    The KCU Financial Aid Office administers institutional, state and federal aid programs.

    Institutional Programs:  

    • KCU Physician Hall of Sponsor Scholarships 
    • Continuing Academic Scholarships 
    • Admissions Scholarships  

    State Programs:    

    • Kansas Osteopathic Scholarship 
    • Arkansas Health Education Grant 
    • Texas Alamo Scholarship 
    • Alaska Loan 
    • Missouri Mineral Area Scholarship 
    • PRIMO (Missouri) Scholarship  

    Federal Programs: 

    • Federal Direct Stafford Loan Program – Include Direct Unsubsidized & Graduate PLUS Loans Program
    • Federal Perkins Loan Program 
    • Veterans Benefits Certification 
    • HPSP Benefit Certification  
    • National Health Service Corps Certification  
    • Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)  

    For more information  

    Please contact the Office of Financial Aid at 877-425-0247 or email

    Meet our Staff


    Kristi Nicol

    Director of Financial Aid


    Jerry Belcher

    Assistant Director of Financial Aid 


    Kaley Williams

    Financial Aid Coordinator


    Kim Allen

    Financial Aid Systems Administrator