Maximum Aid Available

The following figures represent the maximum amount of aid a student can receive from each source listed and the order in which the aid programs are considered.

Undergraduate Students

(excluding junior and senior nursing students)1
 FreshmanSophomoreJunior Senior
Federal Pell Grant $5,550$5,550$5,645$5,550
Washington State Need Grant 8,2148,2148,5178,214
Entitlements1 / Outside Scholarships
Achievement Scholarship9,0009,0009,000
Out-of-Area Grant1,5001,5001,500
NPUC Grant for on-time files2600600600
SEOG (Pell Eligible only)1,8001,8001,800
WWU Grant8,5008,5008,500
Work Program/ Work-Study3,900
NPUC Grant for on-time files3600
Federal Direct Subsidized Loan3,5004,5005,5005,500
Federal Direct Unsubsidized Loan2,0002,0002,0002,000
Work Program/ Work-Study3,9003,9003,900
Federal Perkins or Institutional Loan2,8001,800800800
Addl. Fed Perkins / Inst Loan3300300300300
WWU Grant9,200
Additional WWU Grant3---400
FSEOG or WWU Grant1,200
1) Scholarships, subsidy, veteran's benefits, etc.
2) Application must be completed by April 30. 

Junior and Senior Nursing Students

Federal Pell Grant $5,645
Washington State Need Grant 8,517
Entitlements1 amount varies
Work Program/Work-Study 3,900
NPUC Grant for on-time files2 600
Federal Direct Subsidized Loan 5,500
Federal Direct Unsubsidized Loan2,000
Nursing Student Loan33,000
WWU Grant 9,200
Additional WWU Grant for on-time files3400
FSEOG or WWU Grant 1,800
1) Scholarships, subsidy, veteran's benefits, etc.
2) Application must be completed by April 30.
3) When the nursing loan fund is depleted, junior and senior nursing students will be awarded according to junior and senior non-nursing students.

Graduate Students

Entitlements*  amount varies
Federal Direct Unsubsidized Loan $20,500
WWU Graduate Student Need Grant amount varies
 * Scholarships, veteran's benefits, etc.
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Last update on October 14, 2013