Financial Aid

Financial aid helps students pay for college. This financial assistance can cover educational expenses including tuition and fees, books, supplies, and transportation. There are several types of financial aid, including grants, scholarships, work study, and loans. Financial aid awards may include a combination of these various types of aid.

Learn more about types of aid


Apply for Financial Aid

Follow these step by step instructions to submit your free FAFSA and WASFA applications.

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Check Status

Find out how much financial assistance you received and what you need to do next by logging in to the Financial Aid Portal.

Access the Financial Aid Portal

Disburse and Access Funds

Get access to your aid, transfer balances, and manage your refunds.

Learn about aid disbursement and access

Maintain Your Aid Eligibility

Learn about the different measures that are used to determine if you can receive or continue to receive financial aid.

Learn more about Satisfactory Academic Progress

Student Loan Exit Counseling

Leaving the College? Transferring to another school? Set up an exit meeting to ensure your financial aid is set as you move forward.

Learn more about exit counseling

Change of Income

If you or your family have experienced a dramatic change in income or a loss of resources that was not reflected on your 2021-2022 FAFSA, you may contact Financial Aid at to have your financial aid eligibility re-evaluated based on your 2020 or 2021 income. Please note that increased financial need does not guarantee increased funding.

Additional Financial Aid Forms

Once you've filled out your application, check what additional forms you need to complete in your Financial Aid Portal

View financial aid forms

Contact Us

Financial Aid

FOSS (5000 Building)
(206) 546-4762
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(206) 533-5101
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