Office of Student Financial Aid

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Wednesday, September 30th 8:30am-6pm
Thursday, October 1st 8:30am-6pm
Friday, October 2nd 8:30am-4:30pm

Monday, October 5th 8:30am-5pm
Tuesday, October 6th 8:30am-5pm

Newly Admitted Student Webinar 

Are you a new student attending in Summer or Autumn 2020? Check out our virtual webinar, it's a great place to start if you have questions about the campus, classes, and financial aid. 


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Corona Virus COVID-19 - UW Tacoma Office of Student Financial Aid

Please visit our COVID-19 FAQs: Student Financial Aid for Spring quarter and CARES Act FAQ.  







The University of Washington Tacoma is currently following the Center for Disease Control and Prevention and the State of Washington's guidelines concerning COVID-19. The Office of Student Financial Aid will have no public access permitted, so we strongly encourage students, prospective students, and families to contact the Office of Financial Aid either via phone or email. At this time our office is recommending students:

  • Use our virtual services (live chat, email, and phone) during our regular office hours.
  • Submit all documents electronically using the Secure Document Uploader or use the electronic DocuSign forms that can be found on our webpage under Financial Aid Forms.

*NOTICE: Unfortunately for health reasons we are unable to accept verification documents via traditional mail or by fax. We encourage students to use our Secure Document Upload portal.

September Phone Hours

Counselors are available via phone:

Monday - Thursday
10:00 A.M. – 4:00 P.M.

Counselors are not available on Fridays due to document review

Hours are subject to change during the first week of the quarter

contact us 

LiveChat available Monday-Thursday,
10am to 4pm.

Financial Aid Counselors are
available for advising to 
currently admitted students
with a UW NetID .

FAFSA / WASFA Application Information 

School Code 003798

2021-2022 FAFSA/WASFA available October 1st, 2020

Priority filing deadline:
January 15th, 2021