Financial Assistance

WAU Lends a Helping Hand

Funding for college is far from an easy undertaking for many families. Here you will find a number of useful tips, tools, and resources for financing your college education.

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How Can I Apply for Assistance?

Find out what strategies and tips WAU recommends for students seeking financial assistance. 

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Make Your Education Dreams a Reality

We are committed to helping students continue their academic journey, assisting families to make the most of their financial aid dollars.

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Rewarding Academic Excellence

Scholarships can help a great deal when it comes to curbing the costs of a college education. Learn more about WAU’s scholarship opportunities.

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Make Informed Financial Decisions

You have questions about options surrounding different loans, we have answers.

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Understanding The Graduate Loan Process

Different loans have different processes. Graduate students, explore your options for loans here.

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Guiding You Through the Federal Grant Process

Find out more about the different guidelines and conditions for obtaining a Federal Pell Grant.

Maryland State Capitol

A Guide to Maryland Financial Grants at WAU

Find out which Maryland student financial assistance programs are available to WAU students.

Higher Education Emergency Relief Funds (HEERF)