William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan Program
Unsubsidized Stafford* In a 12-month period, not to exceed $40,500
Graduate PLUS* Cost of Attendance minus maximum Stafford eligibility
*Interest accrues while enrolled in school, and may be allowed to capitalize.
Health Professions Loan**
**No interest accrues while enrolled at least 1/2, time.
Federal Work Study
State Work Study
The Washington State University Academic Scholarship Application is available for completion
online at www.finaid.wsu.edu/scholar from September through January for the following
academic year. The deadline to apply is January 31 each year. For those scholarships requiring
it, information provided in your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is used to
determine financial need. Therefore, to be eligible for some awards, you must complete the
FAFSA as well as the scholarship application.
Washington State University CVM Scholarship
The WSU CVM maintains an active scholarship and awards program. Each year over $500,000 is awarded to students currently enrolled. WSU has some additional funds designated for incoming students that are awarded based upon academic achievement and need. Application at WSU for scholarships and awards is made through the Office of Student Services, College of Veterinary Medicine in June for incoming students and in January for currently enrolled students.
The application is made available to students who are admitted into the DVM program.
Note: If you receive a scholarship, your loans may be reduced by the amount of the scholarship.
How to Obtain Financial Aid Information
Web, Portal, and E-mail
www.finaid.wsu.edu - This site contains a wealth of helpful, easily accessed financial aid
https://zzusis.wsu.edu - On this portal, you will find your personal financial aid and student account
firstname.lastname@example.org - A financial aid counselor will respond to your email inquiries.
http://www.finaid.wsu.edu/chat.html - Chat with a counselor (for general information only).
Service Window Assistance - 380 Lighty Student Services Building
Financial aid counselors are available to answer your questions between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m.
Telephone Assistance - (509) 335-9711
Financial aid counselors are available to answer your questions between 8 a.m . and 4:45 p.m.