Student Financial Aid


May 1, 2019

May 2019 Hours

Regular Office Hours Monday and Friday: 9am – 4pm Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday: 12pm – 4pm Exceptions: Closed May 27, 2019 in observance of Memorial Day

April 10, 2019

Summer Quarter 2019

Summer Quarter is the first quarter of the 2019-2020 academic year. The types and amounts of aid available are limited. A 2019-2020 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) or a 2019-2020 Renewal Application must be completed listing the University of Washington (Title IV school code 003798) before we can determine your eligibility for Summer…

March 27, 2019

Spring Quarter 2019 Aid Disbursement

Financial aid generally begins disbursing one week prior to the first day of the quarter. To have your aid disbursed, you must have been awarded and have accepted your aid, not have any holds on your aid, if you are borrowing loans have completed required entrance counseling and signed promissory notes, and are registered for…

February 25, 2019

Tax Transcript Request

If you have been selected for verification for the 2018-2019 school year (Summer 2018 – Spring 2019) you will need to submit a 2016 Federal Tax Return Transcript with the Verification Worksheet.  If you have been selected for verification for the 2019-20 school year (Summer 2019 – Spring 2020) you will need to submit a 2017 Federal Tax Return Transcript with the Verification…

February 24, 2019

How to obtain verification of non-filing letter

What is an IRS Verification of Non-filing Letter? An IRS Verification of Non-filing Letter provides proof that the IRS has no record of a filed Form 1040, 1040A or 1040EZ for the year you requested. Non-tax filers can request an IRS Verification of Non-filing Letter, free of charge, from the IRS in one of three…

November 21, 2018

IRS Warns of New Email Scam

The IRS sent out a warning this week about a new email scam that may contain malicious malware. The fraudulent emails, which appear to be sent from “IRS Online,” contain an attachment labeled “Tax Account Transcript,” or something similar. The IRS, however, does not send unsolicited emails to the public, nor emails containing sensitive information…

November 20, 2018

2019-20 Seven Easy Steps to the FAFSA tutorial

Here is a link to the 2019-20 Seven Easy Steps to the FAFSA tutorial:  

October 1, 2018

2019-20 Financial Aid Application Now Available

What you need to know Submit your FAFSA: You can file your 2019-20 FAFSA beginning October 1, 2018. UW’s priority filing date: The UW’s priority deadline for filing the FAFSA is January 15, 2019.  Your 2019-20 FAFSA should be received by the federal processor no later than January 15, 2019 for priority consideration of all of our aid programs. Use 2017…

May 29, 2018

MyUW Financial Aid Status video tutorial

Here is a link to the latest MyUW Financial Aid Status Video Tutorial on how to navigate the financial aid status tab on MyUW.  

April 20, 2018

Release of Information

If you are inquiring on the behalf of a student, they must provide their consent before we can release information protected under FERPA regulations.  Students may authorize the release of their financial aid information on MyUW. Please contact us if you have any questions.

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