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Concerned about the cost of college? You are not alone. At William Woods University, we're committed to offering a number of options to help students finance their education. Follow these steps and discover ways you can invest in your future by investing in your education.

$16,874 Average financial aid package offered to freshmen
100% of students are offered financial aid
$5,000 LEAD award to every residential student to encourage participation in campus events and commuter students receive $2,500

Step One — Complete your Application

Applying is fast, easy and free! Submit your application online, then send your transcripts ACT/SAT scores to William Woods University.

Step Two — Fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

This one form opens the doors to Federal, state and William Woods University need-based grants plus government loans and Federal work-study jobs. FAFSA

William Woods University's Federal School Code is 002525

Step Three — Scholarships and Awards

At William Woods University, every residential student who agrees to participate in campus events qualifies for the $5,000 LEAD award. Commuter students receive $2,500. Plus, we offer academic, performance and athletic scholarships.

Step Four — Explore Loans

By completing the FAFSA form, you will automatically be notified if you qualify for a Perkins, Federal Direct or other low-interest student loans. Here are the details on Parent Plus loans.

Step Five — Ask for help!

If you have any questions, contact your admissions counselors.