2015-16 File to Win!
It's back! Undergraduate students who file their FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) on January 1, 2015 will be entered to win a $200 WIU Book Award for the Fall 2015 semester -100 will win, but thousands can benefit from filing early!
Learn more at File to Win!
Loanlook Now Available to WIU Students & Alumni
Loanlook gives students easy access to their student loan information. Have private loans? Loanlook can track those too! Download the app (iOS and Android) to receive loan information and reminders on your mobile device. Take a look and see what Loanlook can do for you!
There's a lot to cover, so the best place to begin is our Getting Started section - here you can find checklists, timelines, helpful hints, and other tools created specifically for WIU students.
The first step is always completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), which can be done online at www.fafsa.gov. If you're looking for a quick and easy review, check out the:
- 2014-15 FAFSA Overview
- 7 Easy Steps to the FAFSA video tutorial
- I've Submitted My FAFSA - What's Next?
- IRS Data Retrieval video tutorial
Of course, different types of students may need different information. Click below to determine if there are any specific instructions or requirements that may apply to you:
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