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Finances and Paying for School

Funding your education can be stressful. At WMU, we don’t want this to be a barrier to your success. You can access a number of resources to understand and navigate your options, including support should your financial situation change along the way.

Scholarship opportunities

Scholarship opportunities

WMU students can earn scholarships for academic success, promoting multicultural awareness and financial need. Most are offered on a competitive basis.

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Student Financial Aid

Student Financial Aid

Our office provides student-centered assistance, working under federal, state and University guidance to help you enroll, manage your finances, achieve your academic goals and graduate in a timely manner.

Banking on campus

Banking on campus

Manage your money and accounts at any time using our full-service PNC branch, located on the first floor of the student center, or one of 10 PNC ATMs located across campus.

Invisible Need Project

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