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“Get Scholarific” Now!

If you have visited our Scholarship Resource Center website, you have probably seen the “Get Scholarific” Survey on the right-hand side – it’s hard to miss! This survey will help you find scholarships that are unique to you and that … Continue reading

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New and Improved!

NEW AND IMPROVED! We are excited to announce a new feature that has been added to the Outside Scholarship Database! Recently, a “favorites” button was added to the page. This feature allows you to indicate scholarships that you are interested … Continue reading

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October Scholarships!

Scholarships are one of the easiest ways to receive money for college. Yes, many scholarships require a writing piece, but the price is worth your time. Think of it as getting paid hundreds of dollars per hour of work – … Continue reading

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Staff Member of the Month!

If you have ever met with a counselor in the Financial Aid Office, there is a chance you met with our Staff Member of the Month, Ben Chenault! Ben helps with reevaluating student’s FAFSA and helping students look at other … Continue reading

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B-I-N-G-O!

B-I-N-G-O! The Scholarship Resource Center has a fun way to start off the 2017 Fall Semester, with Scholarship Bingo! You are GUARANTEED to win a prize and will be entered in a drawing to win a $500 scholarship.  How do … Continue reading

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It Make$ Cents!

Welcome back everyone! I hope you all had a good start to your school year. I am glad to say I have completed my first two college classes, strength conditioning and dance appreciation! Seems like a good way to start … Continue reading

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Have you started packing?

Move-in day is right around the corner! Have you started packing yet? If not, a great place to start your planning is on the Residence Life UWL page! There, you can find information about your hall, desk, DVD, and laundry, … Continue reading

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Ok, you REALLY shouldn’t wait any longer…

Each month, I will be highlighting 15 scholarships for the following month to allow you easy access to a few scholarships.  Here are just a few of the many scholarships we have on our Scholarship Database for you to apply … Continue reading

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August Staff Member of the Month!

If you have stopped in the Financial Aid Office, you have probably talked with our Staff Member of the Month, Tammy Haakenson! Tammy has been at the front desk, as the Financial Aid Office’s Receptionist, since February of this year. … Continue reading

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July Staff Member of the Month!

With July comes fireworks, parades… And our July Staff Person of the Month! Meet Ka Lia Smith! One of our Financial Aid Counselors and Student Service Coordinators, Ka Lia has been apart of the UWL family since 2010 when she … Continue reading

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