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Afford West

A University of West Georgia education is a life-long investment, and through a variety of financial aid resources you may be surprised at how affordable it really is. If you have never applied for financial aid, or if you just need a quick refresher, check out our step by step guide to applying.

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We're Here to Help.

Figuring out how to pay for college can feel overwhelming. We understand and are here to help. We included all necessary information, tools, and resources you need here on UWG's Office of Financial Aid website. If you prefer to speak to a Financial Aid counselor, just give us a call or send us an email.

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A university education is an investment – of both time and money – in your future. But the return on that investment comes in more forms than just financial.

At the University of West Georgia, we offer a range of opportunities at a competitive price point. Affordability isn't just a consideration: it's part of our mission. We're here to help you put an education from UWG – one that ranked us the No. 7 public university in Georgia for earning potential by Payscale.com – within reach.

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Know Your Costs

The cost of attending the University of West Georgia can vary, depending on a student's classification, residency status, method of instruction, and/or degree program. Check out estimates of what it will cost to take a courses at UWG.

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File Your FAFSA

UWG FAFSA School Code is: 001601

Priority FAFSA Deadline for Fall 2021 - Spring 2022 is July 1st. 

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Financial Aid Resources

Explore Types of Financial Aid

Explore the main types of financial aid and learn what is available to you:

Search for Scholarships

You can save more at UWG and borrow less. UWG offers variety of scholarships you may qualify for. View info on all scholarship opportunities or visit our UWG Scholarship Portal.

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Check Your Aid Status

When UWG receives your FAFSA information, your financial aid account information can be viewed within your OneLogin account. Log in to your account to view and accept your award offer.

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UWG is Clearing the Way

When economically disadvantaged prospective students are in need of financial assistance in order to attend the university, UWG comes together to make sure those needs are met. Because of these efforts, U.S. News & World Report has recognized UWG for its success in social mobilityUWG has proven more successful than other universities at advancing social mobility by enrolling and graduating large proportions of disadvantaged students, and awarding them with Federal Pell Grants

UWG is Clearing the Way

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