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.
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 Advisor, just give us a call or send us an email.
- Accept your Financial Aid Offer
- Dates and Deadlines
- Financial Aid Path
- Financial Aid Glossary
- How-to Guides & Videos
- View and Pay your Bill
- Satisfactory Academic Progress
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.
The Biden Administration recently announced a plan for student loan forgiveness in addition to an extension of the pause on payments and interest accrual for federal student loans until Dec. 31, 2022.
We have not yet been provided with specific guidance on how to assist students who may qualify for the student debt relief plan. However, you can find your Pell Grant and student loan information by logging in to your studentaid.gov account with your FSA ID. Make sure that you receive the most up to date information by subscribing to Federal Student Loan Borrower Updates and following Federal Student Aid on Facebook and Twitter.
Financial Aid Resources
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.
File Your FAFSA
UWG FAFSA School Code is: 001601
Priority FAFSA Deadline for Fall 2022 - Spring 2023 is July 1st.
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.
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 mobility.Read MoreUWG is Clearing the Way
Contact Office of Financial Aid
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