How to Accept Student Loans

Student loans one of the many ways students pay for college. It’s a reasonable option for many people, and loans were certainly the way I was able to get my college degree. But you need to know what you are getting into, which is why there is a process for...

Pro Tips on Applying for Scholarships

If you search online for ideas on how to pay for college, you’ll find plenty of articles telling you to apply for scholarships. This is absolutely great advice– and WSU offers tens of thousands of dollars in scholarships each year– but it can be...

What You Need to Know About Work Study

If you’ve looked at your financial aid award letter and have seen ‘work study’ on there, that’s great news! Work study is a financial-aid based program that provides an opportunity for students who have qualified to work special access jobs on...

Leaving For Winter Break

Heading home for winter break? Here are 5 things to think about: 1. Figure out what to pack: Make a list of essential items you will need while you are home. The semester break is also a great time to take some stuff home that may be cluttering your room. 2. Set...