Information on Scholarship Scams

 

Scholarship and financial aid scams are everywhere. Below are links to resources that can help you spot a scam and protect your private information.

 

Avoiding Scams

https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/types/scams

 

How to Spot Scholarship Scams

https://bigfuture.collegeboard.org/pay-for-college/grants-and-scholarships/how-to-spot-scholarship-scams

 

Scholarship and Financial Aid Scams

https://www.consumer.ftc.gov/financialaid

 

Smart Student Guide to Financial Aid

http://www.finaid.org/scholarships/scams.phtml

 

Contact

Financial Aid Office

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