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Financial Tips

Tips

The process of applying for financial aid can be confusing, but does not need to be overwhelming. The following is a list of tips to help you with the financial aid process.

  • Apply for admission
  • Apply early for financial aid
  • Respond by all deadline dates
  • Thoroughly complete all application forms
  • Communication is vital with the financial aid office,  your high school counselor, educational agencies
  • Make sure that you check your WT e-mail address and make yourself familiar with Buff Advisor.
  • Remember to reapply each year - financial aid is not automatic and application forms must be submitted each year
  • Put your complete name and social security number on each document submitted to the school
  • Mail forms to correct address/correct office
  • Keep copies of all forms