Funding your Education
We know that paying for college is a big deal. Our goal is to help you understand the financial aid process and provide students with the best aid package available.
As a financial aid applicant, you have the right to confidentiality, knowing what type of aid is available, how to apply for it and how eligibility is determined. You also have the responsibility to read and understand all information given to you about financial aid. By exploring our site, you should receive answers to most of your questions regarding aid. If you need clarification, or have further questions, please feel free to contact us.
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Start with the FAFSA
A good first step in the financial aid process is to submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Completing and submitting the FAFSA form is free, and it gives you access to the largest source of financial aid to help pay for college or career school. Our federal school code is 003925.
Types of Financial Aid
Financial aid comes in many forms, including grants, scholarships, loans, student employment and military benefits.
Receiving Financial Aid
Learn how to accept or decline aid, how your credit load changes your aid and how it is disbursed or refunded.
Financial Aid Adjustments
Find out when adjustments to your financial aid awards may be needed.
Between our Financial Aid Office and other resources, you will have the help you need for a smooth financial aid experience.
GradReady is a personal finance website that teaches you real-world money skills that will help you make informed decisions. Find out how to budget, pay for college tuition, save money and how to pay off your student loans. This tool will help you gain a better understanding of your personal finances and, best of all, it’s free for UW-Superior students.
Meet the department
Check out our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs). Extended evening hours are also available virtually by appointment.