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Anschutz Medical Campus

University of Colorado Denver

Financial Aid Resources for Medical Students

Deedee Colussy is the program manager dedicated to assisting CU Medical students. She specializes in financing medical education expenses, money management skills, loan repayment programs and debt management strategies.

Her phone number is 303.724.9117 or she can be emailed at

Deedee is located in Building 500, Office of Student Life, next to the cafe.


Schedule an appointment to meet with Deedee.



Refund Dates*

You must be in good standing with the School of Medicine to receive your financial aid & refund.

Class of 2023

coming soon

Class of 2022

Summer Refund: June 10th

Class of 2021

Summer Refund: July 1st

Class of 2020

Summer Refund: June 3rd

*You have 45 days from the day that you receive your refund to make any loan reductions. Please contact Deedee for assistance.

Health Profession Loan Repayment Resources

Primary care providers working in designated health professional shortage areas can receive funding to repay qualifying educational loans. Participants must see underserved patients at an approved clinical site for the entire service obligation.

More Scholarship Opportunities

How to Manage Student Loans During Residency

Offered November 14, 2019 at 3PM ET and November 15, 2019 at 1PM ET

Please register for the webinar that best fits your schedule.

This webinar will provide guidance on debt management and managing and repaying your student loans during residency. The following topics will be covered: choosing the best repayment plan, when postponing payments is a better option, and whether refinancing or consolidating is right for you. You will also learn about Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF), tax deductions, and more.

7 ways to reduce medical school debt

Often-overlooked loan repayment programs. Smart budgeting strategies. Fee assistance programs. Young doctors have many resources as they embark on a medical career.

Watch the MLOC Demo video to learn how to use MLOC.

Complete your ​Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) now!
School Code: 004508​

Check out the new AAMC First Videos & Webinars page.

New Financial Aid Fact Sheet: Indian Health Services (IHS) - Loan Repayment and Scholarship Programs

The Indian Health Service’s Loan Repayment and Scholarship Program provides financial assistance in return for a two-year commitment to practice in a health facilities serving American Indian and Alaska Native communities.


Need help with finding information in the UCDAccess? Check out the How To page.

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