Emergency Funding

Emergency Funding

Any currently enrolled IU Bloomington student may apply for emergency funds made possible by IU donors. Please review the criteria and FAQs provided below before you apply.

If you have a general question about emergency funding, email emrgfund@iu.edu.

Emergency funding eligibility criteria

  • Student must be enrolled in current term based on when they apply (i.e. summer, fall, spring) and have a minimum GPA of 2.0;
  • Student must demonstrate an emergency, one-time, unexpected financial hardship that hinders their ability to continue at IU;
  • Student must demonstrate high need and be fully utilizing their financial aid options per the Office of Student Financial Assistance;
  • Emergency funding amount must fit within their current financial aid package as determined bythe Office of Student Financial Assistance;
  • Emergency funding may be issued one time per academic year.