FINANCIAL AID AT WMU
The mission of the Student Financial Aid Office is to increase access to a rigorous and affordable college education by being WMU’s central source for financial aid funding, information, planning, and education.
Expanded Mission Statement
DISBURSEMENTS Financial Aid for the spring semester began to pay out to student WMU accounts on Monday, Jan. 2 assuming all requirements were met. Refunds will begin to disburse via direct deposit or mailed check the week prior to classes starting. Please understand it might take 3-5 business days before your funds become available.
APPLY NOW FOR THE 2017-18 FAFSA
Apply NOW for the 2017-18 academic year FAFSA. Most students qualify for some type of financial aid, so be sure to get your FAFSA in early at FAFSA.ed.gov. Report tax information from two years ago (i.e. if you apply for the 2017-18 FAFSA, you can use 2015 tax information). Students will be able to electronically transfer their tax information directly into their FAFSA by using the IRS Data Retrieval Tool (DRT). Early FAFSA.
ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS
Check out our Endowed Scholarships and see what you may qualify for! We are accepting applications beginning Dec. 1, 2016 through Feb. 15, 2017.
FALL 2016 FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Do you have questions regarding your aid, paying for books, or other financial questions? Please review our Fall 2016 FAQ's to find more information. If you still have further questions, please contact us at (269) 387-6000, we are happy to assist you!
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