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Financial Aid Process at UIW

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Here you will find information on applying for aid, estimated costs, understanding your award letter, and next steps to complete your financial aid file. We look forward to working with you!


UIW Student Aid Guide

A comprehensive guide to aid at UIW.


2017-2018 Application Checklist (Summer 2017, Fall 2017, Spring 2018)

Use the Application Checklist above to get started applying for aid. Have questions? Contact our office for assistance with completing your FAFSA, turning in documents, etc.


Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

Submit your FAFSA today! Contact the OFA if you are not sure which FAFSA to complete, or need assistance completing your application.


2017-2018 Main Campus Estimated Cost Worksheet

Use the Estimated Costs Worksheet above to estimate your actual direct costs. Remember, your bill is not necessarily the same as the total cost of attendance (COA) on your award letter. Your actual billed (direct) charges will depend upon where you choose to live, your meal plan, etc.


2017-2018 Understanding Your Award Letter

"Understanding Your Award Letter" includes information on how to read your UIW award letter, and details the information you will find on it.


Next Steps for New Students

Not sure what to do next? Click on "Next Steps for New Students" for a helpful checklist!

Admissions Next Steps:


Borrowing Information Form

UIW understands that many families and students will need to utilize student loans to fund their education. The "Borrowing Information Form" discusses key concepts for those considering using student loans as part of their financial aid package.