Your financial aid plan
A good academic plan includes calculating how much financial aid will be available to you
- Look up your aid history
- Aid plan for Dependent Undergraduates (pdf)
- Aid plan for Independent Undergraduates (pdf)
Federal aid and many WSU scholarships and grants have annual and lifetime limits.
Federal Pell Grant limits
The Federal Pell Grant is only available to undergraduate students who have not yet earned a bachelor's or professional degree. The award is limited to 12 semesters for full-time enrollment.
Federal loan limits
If you decide to borrow federal student loans to help pay for your degree, remember that student loans have annual and lifetime limits. Once you reach these limits you will no longer be able to borrow.
WSU grant and tuition pledge program limits
The WSU grants and tuition pledge programs are awarded for four years to new first-year undergraduates and two years for new transfer students. You must pass 30 credits each year in order to retain your award.
WSU scholarship limits
Most WSU scholarships will only be awarded for four years to new first-year undergraduates and two years for new transfer students.
If your degree requires 120 credits, you will need to enroll in 15 credits each semester in order to graduate in four years.