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Des Moines

Financial Aid

Financial aid counseling is available to answer questions about applying for, receiving, and maintaining eligibility to receive federal, state, and institutional financial aid. Grants, scholarships, and loan opportunities are available to students attending CWU University Centers.


Center counselors are available Monday through Thursday from 10:30am to 6pm to meet in person, by phone, or video conference. When the counselor and student are located in different centers, the appointment will be held by video conference.

Karen Daniels

Monday-Thursday: 10:45 am - 6 pm.
Pierce County Campus: 11 am – 6 pm on 3/17, 3/31, 4/14, 4/28, 5/12, & 5/26

All other dates are held at the Des Moines Campus.


Make sure to schedule appointments using the link below to ensure your time is reserved.

Note:  Walk-ins are welcome for same-day service but times are not guaranteed. A more detailed walk-in schedule is available in the Des Moines main office.

During other business hours:

Des Moines Office:

Ellensburg Office:

Des Moines Office: P: 509-963-3838 or 206-439-3800 Ext. 3838
                                  F: 509-963-3809

Ellensburg Office:   P: 509-963-1611 M-F 9am-4pm
                                  F: 509-963-1788

Visit our website for information on applying for financial aid, eligibility, awards, forms, scholarships, and more.


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