Financial Aid at Western
Students and parents will no longer use a PIN (personal identification number) to sign the FAFSA. Instead, a new FSA (Federal Student Aid) ID will be used. View the Guide to Creating a FSA ID to learn more.
Financial Aid Newsletter
The Financial Aid Newsletter contains important and helpful financial aid information for the upcoming school year.
Financial Aid Checklist
Once you have completed this checklist, your aid will be ready to disburse.
Student Loan Center:
Information and requirements for all student, parent, and private loan options at
Western, including Entrance & Exit Loan Counseling.
Go to Student Loan Center
College Work Study (CWS):
CWS provides jobs for eligible students, to help pay for educational expenses, and is a great alternative to student loans!
More about Work Study
Financial Aid Forms
Has the Financial Aid Office requested information from you that's not available on your MyWestern 'To Do List'? Find the forms you need here
Types of Aid
'Financial Aid' includes many different types of Federal and State Grants, College
Work Study, and Student Loans. Read more about the types of aid available for eligible
More about Types of Aid
Receiving Your Aid (Disbursement)
Wondering how and when you will receive your financial aid? Answers to common questions,
and info about financial aid disbursements at Western.
More about Disbursement