Student Financial Aid

Welcome to Student Financial Aid

Parent PLUS Loans

Parents borrowing PLUS loans must complete a new application each year they borrow. Go to https://studentloans.gov now to apply for loans for 2015-16. See our checklist for more information.

New Borrowers of Federal Student Loans

If you are a new borrower of a federal student loan - subsidized or unsubsidized Stafford or Graduate Plus loan you will need to complete Entrance Counseling and a Master Promissory Note before your loan(s) can disburse.

We believe students from all economic backgrounds should have the opportunity to attend the University of Washington. Finances should not be a barrier to getting a world-class education. Whether you attend our Seattle, Tacoma, or Bothell campuses, you’re in the right place to explore the many scholarship, grant, loan and work-study options available that help make paying for college as affordable as possible.