WSU Vancouver to hold public workshops on how to pay for college


Washington State University Vancouver will host four “A – Z of Paying for College Workshops” this spring. 

The workshops are a public service for all prospective and current college students, regardless of the college they choose to attend.

“Prospective students and their guests will learn how to make college affordable with grants, loans, savings, scholarships and work,” stated a news release. “Find out which money is free, which needs to be paid back, and learn about important forms and deadlines. Presenters will provide strategies and answer commonly asked questions about applying for financial aid and scholarships, including the kinds of scholarships available.”

All of the workshops will be held at 5:30 p.m. They are scheduled for Thursday, Feb. 16 on Zoom; Wednesday, March 15 in the WSU Vancouver Student Services Center, Room 101; Thursday, April 12 on Zoom; and Wednesday, May 17 in the WSU Vancouver Student Services Center, Room 101.

The workshops are free and open to the public. No registration is required. 

Free parking is available in Orange 3 lot for in-person workshops. 

Visit to get the Zoom link for online workshops.