Financial Aid

International Students

A Great Education at a Great Price

UWest offers a warm welcome to international students. Citizens of more than 44 countries comprise 55 percent of the university’s student body.

Only U.S. citizens or eligible non-citizens are eligible for certain types of financial aid. However, other sources of aid may be available to international student who are not U.S. citizens or eligible non-citizens see

International students are defined as those students who are in the U.S. on one of the following:

  • Only an F1 or F2 student visa or only a J1 or J2 exchange visitor visa
  • A G series visa (pertaining to international organization)