A – Z of Paying for College workshops

College is affordable. Come find out how. You’ll learn about—

  • All the ways to pay for college—grants, loans, savings, scholarships, work
  • Which money is free and which must be paid back
  • Important forms, dates and deadlines
  • Scholarship strategies

Get your questions answered by a financial aid expert. This is important information—no matter which college you choose!

Workshop schedule

Free and open to the public.

Upcoming workshop schedule
Time Date Location
6 – 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 12 In-person presentation on WSU Vancouver campus. Meet in Student Services Center, Room 101
5 – 6 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 27 Virtual presentation tailored for Skyview High School students. Connect via Zoom.
5:30 – 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 28 Virtual presentation tailored for La Center and Battle Ground High School students. Connect via Zoom.
5 – 6 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 10 Virtual presentation tailored for Heritage High School students. Connect via Zoom.
TBA Saturday, Nov. 13 In-person presentation on WSU Vancouver campus. Part of Preview Day—Feel free to attend the whole day or just the A – Z workshop.
6 – 7 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 15 In-person presentation on WSU Vancouver campus. Meet in Student Services Center, Room 101

WSU Vancouver campus parking

Free parking is available in Orange 2 lot during the listed event times. Please avoid reserved or metered parking. View a map for location and parking lot designations.

High school visits

We offer the A – Z of Paying for College workshop in Southwest Washington high schools. All are welcome to attend these free workshops.

If you are interested in scheduling a workshop at your school, please email van.finaid@wsu.edu to check availability for your financial aid night.

Event accommodations

If you have a disability or condition that requires accessible materials, services or assistance, please complete the online event accommodation request form as soon as possible to help us better understand your specific access needs. We will make a good faith effort to fulfill all requests, however, because certain accommodations take time to coordinate, we ask that access requests be made at least 2 – 3 weeks in advance, if possible. If you have additional questions, contact the Access Center at 360-546-9739 or email van.access.center@wsu.edu.