Given the challenges of the past year, we recognize students and families may need more time to complete processes this year. To match with EWU’s Max Flex approach to the pandemic, we have extended our priority deadline to March 1, giving you more time to maximize your EWU scholarship and financial aid options.
Didn’t Get Coronavirus Stimulus Funds — See How You Might Still Qualify!
If you didn’t get one or both of 2020’s COVID-19 federal recovery rebates (known as stimulus), you may still be able to get them by filing your 2020 taxes and claiming a Recovery Rebate Credit. Find out more!
2021-2022 FAFSA and WASFA
The 2021-2022 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is available and can be completed any time between now and June 30, 2022, for the 2021-2022 academic year. The Washington Application for State Financial Aid (WASFA), which is for undocumented students, is also available to complete. Be sure to submit your application for aid as soon as possible ahead of the term for which you are seeking aid.
As of September 2020, EWU graduates’ default rate on direct loans is 5.4%. This compares favorably with the 7.1% national rate for graduates of four-year public universities and the 9.7% national average for all higher education institutions.