How can I afford WyoTech?
Not sure how you're going to pay for your education? Don't worry, we're here to help.
Our students invest valuable time and resources in their educational programs, as they strive to create a better future for themselves and their families. We are helping students reach their educational goals and reduce student loan debt in a number of ways, including tuition reductions, institutional grants and scholarships.
As part of our financial literacy program, we have teamed up with Solutions, a service provided by Zenith’s nonprofit parent, Educational Credit Management Corporation (ECMC). Students are encouraged to use Solutions as a resource as often as needed – these services are at no additional cost and include:
- Answers to your federal student loan questions
- Information on your loan servicer
- Clear explanations of all your federal student loan repayment options
- Information on how to reduce or postpone your monthly payment
Contact Solutions by phone at 1-877-331-3262 or visit its website to email or web chat with a Solutions counselor.
Solutions Hours of Operation (all times central):
- Monday: 7 a.m. – 8 p.m.
- Tuesday: 7 a.m. – 8 p.m.
- Wednesday: 7 a.m. – 8 p.m.
- Thursday: 7 a.m. – 8 p.m.
- Friday: 7 a.m. – 5 p.m.
- Saturday: 7 a.m. – 11a.m.
There are a lot of myths floating around about financial aid. Many students think they won't qualify for financial help simply because their parents own a home or make a good income. A student finance planner can discuss the facts with you. Financial aid is available for those who qualify.
There are many types of financial aid packages available, and we have a a team of student finance planners here to help you get the money you need.
We'll help you throughout the financial aid process
Once you are admitted into WyoTech, our student finance planner will work with you to determine the best way to finance your education. There are many ways to cover your tuition: scholarships, loans, and grants. . Our team will walk you through the entire process, and we'll help you to find the best financial aid solution.
Financial Aid is Available for Those Who Qualify
There are many financial aid programs available; it's just a matter of knowing the various programs that are out there. Our student finance planner is very familiar with the various types of financial aid programs available. We currently participate in the following financial aid programs:
- Federal Work Study (FSW)
- Payment Loans for Undergraduate Students (PLUS)
- Federal Unsubsidized Stafford Loan
- Federal Pell Grant Program
- Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG)
- Federal Subsidized Stafford Loan
- Federal Perkins Loan
Free Application for Federal Student Aid
You can apply now for financial aid by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). This is one popular way that many students use to pay for their education. The FAFSA is a standard application to help you determine your eligibility for all types of financial aid programs. This can help show if you qualify for federal aid, state aid, campus-based funds, and college scholarships. Our Student Finance office can assist you in completing this form. They can answer any questions you have, and ensure that you've completed it out correctly.
The FAFSA is a form that needs to be completed yearly to continue receiving financial help. Many programs at WyoTech only last a year, which means you may only complete this form once. Financial aid is awarded on the basis of need, regardless of sex, age, race, color, creed, or national origin.
Learn how much financial aid you qualify for
To estimate your total costs for attending WyoTech – before student loans – use our easy Education Cost Calculator. For more specific information about costs and the financial aid assistance we offer, meet with a student finance planner. We can start working with you to find out how to best finance your education.
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