Apply for aid

Getting started

Nearly all students qualify for some form of financial aid, regardless of income.

Apply for financial aid

File your FAFSA or WASFA

The time to file your FAFSAFree Application for Federal Student Aidis NOW.

The WSU school code for all campuses is 003800. Learn more about the FAFSA.

Not eligible to file a FAFSA? Complete a WASFA—Washington Application for State Financial Aid.

Awarding process

Do you have questions about how financial aid is awarded? How amounts are calculated and determined? Learn more about the awarding process.

Financial aid award letter

For help understanding your financial aid award letter, check out this step-by-step guide.

Special circumstances

Everyone’s situation is unique. Learn how special circumstances can affect your aid.

Financial aid estimator

Learn more with the WSU Financial Aid Estimator.