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Financial Aid

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The Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships helps Argonauts with grants, scholarships and loans available to help them complete their UWF degree program affordably.

More than $3.7 Billion Unclaimed Nationally

UWF Still Awarding Financial Aid for 2021-2022

We are still awarding aid to current students for this academic year. More than $3.7 billion in aid has been left unclaimed nationally this academic year alone. Complete the FAFSA today to see if you qualify; select the 2021-2022 aid year for immediate consideration. 

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Current Students

Distribution will continue while funds remain for the 2021-2022 academic year. Some students could qualify for cash in hand for educational expenses dating back to Fall 2021.

You must select the 2021-2022 FAFSA for immediate consideration for this year (the form's default year is 2022-2023). 

Complete the 2022-2023 FAFSA as well if you are continuing at UWF in Fall 2022.

New Students

For students starting Fall 2022, complete the 2022-2023 FAFSA and all requirements by the designated priority date for the strongest aid consideration:

  • Incoming freshmen: Feb. 15.
  • Incoming transfers: March 1.

Starting a different term? Follow our Steps to Apply.

Why You Should Complete the FAFSA

Complete the FAFSA for each year you attend UWF to be considered for:

  • Financial aid for educational expenses including and beyond tuition, such as supplies and transportation.
  • Tuition coverage through our Argo 30 Guarantee (Florida-resident new students).
  • Scholarships that may require the FAFSA.

UWF's FAFSA code: 003955.

Complete the FAFSA

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Did you Know?

  • Nearly 70 percent of UWF students utilize financial aid.
  • UWF awarded $110M+ in grants, scholarships and loans (2020-2021).

Document Dropbox

Argo Central has a drop box conveniently located at the front entrance to Building 18-Hopkins Hall. Please feel free to place your Admissions, Financial Aid and Registrar documents in this box. Do not leave cash or check. If you need to drop off a payment, you will do so at the Cashier's Office, Building 20E.