Frequently Asked Questions About Financial Aid
We know that there can be many questions related to the financial aid process. Below are the most commonly asked questions we receive from
students and parents. If your question is not answered here,
When is the FAFSA due?
How do students and parents make corrections to a FAFSA?
When can students expect to receive a financial aid award?
How will students be notified if the financial aid award is revised?
What does it mean to be selected for verification?
What does it mean if the Student Aid Report said he/she does not qualify for a Pell Grant? Does this mean he/she will not receive any financial aid?
Is the EFC what will be owed to the university?
What happens if the student's financial aid award it is not enough to allow him/her to attend Whitworth?
How are special circumstances that were not indicated on the FAFSA communicated to Whitworth?
Can the financial aid award change after the freshman year?
Is there a payment plan available to parents?
What is required to maintain satisfactory academic progress in order to continue to receive financial aid?
Where can a student research private scholarships?