COVID-19 Support

Out of an abundance of caution for our university community due to the rapidly changing information related to COVID-19, the Financial Aid and Scholarships Office has moved all services online.

The Financial Aid and Scholarships Office is still available and ready to assist you via phone and email.

Main Line: 816-235-1154

Email: finaid@umkc.edu

Please refer to this page for updates and information on how to contact our office.  You can also review ongoing campus updates and frequently asked questions regarding COVID-19 on the UMKC Coronavirus website.

Submitting Documents and Requested Paperwork

Students are able to upload documents via the new Secure Document Uploader tool in Pathway. To access the tool:

  1. Login to Pathway with your UMKC Username and Password
  2. Click on Student Center
  3. In the upper, right-hand corner, click the Secure File Upload button
  4. Select the Financial Aid Office in the Office/Department drop-down
  5. Select the Document Type you are uploading
  6. Enter any Comments/Notes you’d like the Financial Aid Office to know
  7. Click Add Attachment
  8. Locate the file on your device
  9. Click Upload

A confirmation email will be sent once your document has been received.

Additional Support

If you are experiencing a need or emergency during this time frame, please contact our office via phone at 816-235-1154 or email at finaid@umkc.edu.  Each situation is different and our staff will want to talk through any options that might be available to address your unique circumstances.