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Financial Aid

The CWU Financial Aid Office is open on the Ellensburg Campus!
Drop in Monday-Friday from 10am-4:30pm to meet with a Financial Aid counselor.

Get an Estimated Budget

Cost of Attendance


View your Financial Aid Status

View your Status


Financial Aid Forms



File your FAFSA Today

FAFSA Application


Discover your Personalized COA

Net Price Calculator


Important Financial Aid Dates



Location, Office Hours, and Appointments

Contact Us



Financial Wellness Center

Select the link in the title above for services offered by the Financial Wellness Center.

Financial Aid Resources and Presentations

Select the link in the title above to access recorded Financial Aid Office presentations, the top 10 most viewed CWU Financial Aid TV videos, and other student resources.

Fall 2024 - Important Dates

October 1:

Scholarship Central application opens

January 1:


March 1:

FAFSA/WASFA priority due date

March 1:

Deadline to submit the Scholarship Central application

May 1:

Confirm admission to CWU to be considered for recruitment scholarships

May 1:

Submit verification documents. Forms received late (after July 15) are not likely to be completed for an on-time fall financial aid payment

July 15:

Income and other complex revision request priority deadline. Late requests will be reviewed in October




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