Financial Aid

Financial aid provides money to help you meet your college expenses. The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) application process determines your eligibility for assistance.  Fill this out as soon as possible.  The UW Colleges Federal School Code is 003897.

  • After you apply you will receive an email to access the Student Aid Report. Review carefully and make corrections at
  • Once your financial aid has been awarded, you must access the aid package in PRISM to accept/decline the aid offered. 
  • Learn more about types of financial aid awards.

For comprehensive financial aid information, including types of aid, processes and policies, please visit the Financial Aid Office page.