Financial Aid

Ox-Bow offers merit-based  and work scholarships to assist students attending courses. Funding is open to all students, and we encourage you to apply. For more specific information, about the application deadlines and funding details click on the season for which you plan to attend.


SAIC students

Undergraduate and graduate students from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago may be able to use their financial aid award from SAIC toward a winter course at Ox-Bow. Please contact the SAIC Financial Aid Office for deadlines. Financial aid typically does not cover room & board and/or lab fees at Ox-Bow. Learn more about applying at the School's Office of Financial Aid, by calling (312) 629-6600, or by emailing