Emergency Grants

The UW Colleges Emergency Grant is available to students with an unexpected financial crisis that would cause a student to not complete the term. Expenses such as unexpected medical expenses, car repair, travel expenses for a family emergency and replacement of items due to theft/fire damage. Funds cannot be used for tuition, textbooks, student fees, alcohol or tobacco, groceries, entertainment, legal services,  fines or forfeitures resulting from legal violations or on-going monthly expenses such as; rent, credit card bills, or utilities.  No more than two grants per academic year per student, not to exceed $500 total is available.   Please contact your campus Solution Center for more information.