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The Financial Aid and Scholarship Office helps you obtain funding for your higher education. Financial aid includes scholarships, grants, tuition waivers, work study and loans.

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    Western Undergraduate Exchange (WUE)

    The WUE (Western Undergraduate Exchange) waiver is available on a limited basis to eligible undergraduate students from 14 participating western states (AK, AZ, CA, CO, HI, ID, MT, NV, NM, ND, OR, SD, UT, WY) and the Commonweath of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI). WUE eligible students pay 150% of the Washington resident tuition rate at EWU. Additional details are available on Admissions Western Undergraduate Exchange page.

    Non Resident Employee Spouse and Dependents

    The spouse and/or dependent children of new EWU employees relocating to Washington state may be eligible. Qualified students will pay the Washington resident tuition rate. Discounted tuition is available for one year while Washington residency is established. To be considered, contact the Financial Aid and Scholarship Office for more details. Documention to verify eligibility is required.

    Law Enforcement/Firefighter Dependents

    The dependent children of Washington law enforcement/firefighters who were totally and permanently disabled or who died in the line of duty may be eligible for discounted tuition. To be considered, contact the Financial Aid and Scholarship Office for more details.  Documention to verify eligibility is rquired.

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    Financial Aid and Scholarships
    102 Sutton Hall
    Cheney, WA 99004

    phone: 509.359.2314
    fax: 509.359.4330

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