Financial Awards Offered
WWU MCP Need Grant
All who demonstrate need and are enrolled full-time in the Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology program will receive $585 per quarter total applied directly to their tuition.
WWU MCP Departmental Scholarship
$1360 Awarded to each student who holds a bachelor's degree from WWU and who's cumulative grade point average (GPA) was at least 3.00. One fourth of the scholarship ($625) is disbursed each quarter - fall, winter, spring, and summer - of a recipient's first year in the program.
WWU MCP Merit Scholarship
Awarded in recognition of an outstanding under-graduate GPA. One fourth of the scholarship is disbursed each quarter - fall, winter, spring, and summer - of a recipient's first year in the program.
Undergraduate GPA Award
3.90 - 4.00 $1000 ($250 per quarter)
3.80 - 3.89 $750 ($187.50 per quarter)
3.70 - 3.79 $600 ($150 per quarter)
3.50 - 3.69 $500 ($125 per quarter)
WWU MCP Minority Scholarship
To encourage African-American, Asian-American, Hispanic, and registered Native American students to enroll, WWU offers two scholarships for members of these ethnic groups. (Contact the School of Education and Psychology to request an application.)
Work-Study program funding is provided by the government to reimburse employers for a portion of the student employee's wages. Both the student and the job must meet the program's eligibility requirements. Contact the Student Employment Office at (800) 656-2357 or (509) 527-2357.
Unsubsidized Direct Loans
If you are eligible to apply, you will receive a Master Promissory note from Student Financial Services and may borrow a total of $20,500 per 9 month period from the Federal Government. You are responsible for the interest while you are in school or you may have the interest added to the principal. If additional money is needed, Graduate Plus Loans are available.