With rising tuition rates, paying for school, books, and housing can get pretty difficult. And on top of that, applying for financial aid can be pretty confusing at times. Luckily for you, UW has a whole office dedicated to helping you through the process! The Office of Student Financial Aid can help you work though FAFSA applications, loan navigation, and scholarship steps. When determining which UW scholarships you’re eligible for, check out scholarships@UW. This site has you fill out information about yourself, and comes up with the scholarships you can apply for.
As a UW community member, you also have access to Salt, a free online program that helps you plan for, pay for, and repay the cost of your degree. It can help prepare you for a successful financial future! The program is designed for students, but faculty and staff can still find useful videos and tutorials on a variety of financial topics. Sign up for free on the salt webpage.