Student Financial Services

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Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships

82% of undergraduates enrolled at WSU Vancouver receive some form of financial aid.

There are many ways to put a WSU education within your financial reach. Browse the links below to learn more about each topic.

Check out our Financial Aid Estimator.

Ready to apply for financial aid?

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“Financial aid and scholarships are a blessing to a college student. With the help of financial aid, I can finally achieve my goal of graduating with a college degree. Be optimistic and take the steps to apply and find your dream!”

—Brittany Flowers, elementary education major

Types of aid

Undergraduate, graduate, post-baccalaureate, non-degree, summer aid, education abroad, student employment.


Financial aid eligibility criteria, satisfactory academic progress.

Apply for aid

Apply for financial aid, awarding process, special circumstances.

Manage your aid

View your status, payment information, revision request, direct deposit.


University-wide, Vancouver, nonresident, international, transfer, more.

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A free service to help you get a better handle on money management and the impact of your student loans.

Forms & resources

Financial aid information, loan forgiveness.

How to File Your FAFSA

File the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) as soon as possible. Our federal school code is 003800.

File your FAFSA

Coug Compass

Coug Compass helps you navigate financial services.

Submit Student Financial Service Documents

New Students: view your preliminary financial aid award letter. Final award letters should be available in mid-May.


For answers, contact Student Financial Services (Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships) at 360-546-9559 or

Fax documents to 360-546-9032.

Other Information


Cougar Food Pantry

The Cougar Food Pantry supports students who are most in need.

Tuition and Fees

A-Z of Financial Aid and Scholarships workshops

Discover how financial aid and scholarships work. These workshops are held multiple times throughout the semester. Check the Events Calendar to see when they are offered.


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