25 University Avenue, Suite 030
West Chester, PA 19383
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday: 8:00am-4:30pm
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday: 8:00am-4:00pm
*The Financial Aid Office will be closed from 12pm to 4pm for walk-ins and appointments on the following days: May 30th, June 6th, June 11th, June 18th, June 25th, and July 11th.
During this time we will be hard at work processing your financial aid awards, verification documentation, and loans. You can still call us or have questions answered 24/7 by Ask Rammy our financial aid chatbot found on any page of our website.”
The Financial Aid Office in partnership with the West Chester University Veteran's Center is committed to facilitating communication among our campus offices in order to serve student Veterans, military service members, reservists, and their families with a coordinated system of service to provide a meaningful transition from the military to West Chester University. (NASFAA-Tip Sheet for Military and Veterans. )
For additional information and telephone numbers please contact the West Chester University Veteran's Center at (610) 436-2862 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
You will need to reach out to the Office of Financial Aid after you receive your billing email notification, and advise us of the benefit type, as well as the potential amount EACH Semester. We may be able to defer the portion covered, if the funds are being released directly to the University on your behalf. Benefits sent directly to the soldier, or family of the soldier, will not be deferred for arrival and payment should be made to WCU by the appropriate due date.
If you have not received financial aid by the start of the semester, please contact our office.
Please visit our Grants section, if you are applying for:
Please visit our Loans section, if you are applying for public or private loans.
Please visit our Federal Work-Study section for job descriptions and required forms.
Please visit our Scholarships section to find internal and external scholarship opportunities.
Other helpful information for GI Bill Benefits:
The Air Force Tuition Assistance Program can be accessed through the AF Portal.
Sailors preparing for college can find valuable information through the Navy College Program Portal.
The United States Coast Guard Education Services Portal will provide information regarding Tuition Assistance and Grants, Joint Service Transcript, and Course Support and Testing.
You can access the Web TA login at Web TA
The Army FTA Program authorizes Tuition Assistance not to exceed 100% with a cap of $250.00 per semester hour and $4,500 for the Fiscal Year.
GoArmyEd has all the information you need to apply.