Types of Aid

Types of Financial Assistance for MD, PA, and MSA Students

There are a couple types of financial assistance available to Case Western Reserve University medical students.

CWRU Scholarship Assistance

Accepted incoming and current MD students can apply for need-based aid through the processes outlined in their specific sections of this website.

PA and MSA student are only eligible for Federal Student Loans.  


Loans must be repaid. They may be government-sponsored low-interest loans or regular bank loans at a reduced interest rate. On some loans, interest may not start to accrue until after graduation. On others, interest accrues immediately. Loans may be based on demonstrated financial need. 

Learn more about loans