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Steps To Apply

1. APPLY FOR ADMISSIONS

Contact the The Office of Admissions toll-free at 1877-877-1593 | or e-mail: wolfgram@wou.edu | Location: APSC 408

 

2. COMPLETE THE F.A.F.S.A

Western Oregon University Federal School Code 003209
Western Oregon University Priority Deadline February 1st

 

3. APPLY FOR SCHOLARSHIPS

Scholarships are gifts. They don’t need to be repaid. There are thousands of them, offered by schools, employers, individuals, private companies, nonprofits, communities, religious groups, and professional and social organizations.

 

 

Prior to Aid Disbursement You Must:

  1. Log on to your WOU Portal and click on the “My FinAid” icon to review and accept your award offer.
  2. Complete promissory notes if you have been awarded a loan and you accept your loan offer. You will be notified if you need to complete a new promissory note.

    Promissory note: The promissory note for the Direct Stafford Loan is a multi-year note that in most cases can be used for multiple years of borrowing provided you meet certain conditions and do not have a long break in borrowing. Promissory notes can be completed at www.studentloans.gov.

    Disclosure statement: You will be sent a disclosure notification from the Direct Loan Origination Center prior to the disbursement of your loan. The disclosure statement will include specific information about the loan type, origination fees, loan amount and anticipated disbursement dates.

  3. Complete the entrance loan counseling online at www.studentloans.gov for Stafford loans and at www.mappingyourfuture.org for Perkins loans.

 

 

Contact

Financial Aid Office

toll free 1-877-877-1593 | or e-mail: finaid@wou.edu | Location: Administration Building, Room 310