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Most forms, including FAFSA and loan applications, are online.

To request an appointment, contact us by email or phone during regular business hours. You can also submit a request financial aid counseling.

We're here for you.

Mon-Thu from 8:30 am-4:30 pm

Limited in-person services are available, including paperwork pick-up/drop-off and basic questions only. No in-person counseling available. 

Holiday closures

no staff available

Nov 26-27  Thanksgiving

Dec 24-25  Christmas

Dec 31-Jan 1  New Years

Professional development closure

staff available by email only

Dec 1-2

Physical Office closed

staff available by email and phone

Nov 25

Dec 21-23

Dec 28-30

FINANCIAL AID

The Office of Scholarships and Financial Aid is available to help you and your family with the financial aid process. Our experienced staff will answer any questions you have on how to apply for aid, what types of aid may be available to you, and how to maintain your eligibility.

We can also provide information on funding options, such as student employment, scholarships, and loans, as well as insight into money-saving resources and strategies beyond your financial aid. 

We are here to help you and your family!

FAFSA IS AVAILABLE!

Want to be considered for federal student aid? You must file a FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) each year. The FAFSA for the 2021-2022 academic year opened Oct 1, 2020. 

Visit FAFSA    FAFSA Help

Need help?

Request Financial Aid Counseling (opens a web form)

Student Emergency Relief Funding Report

 

FINAL: Student Emergency Relief Funding Report

Below are the reporting requirements related to Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act. This report will be updated a minimum of every 30 days. This report is as of 10/27/2020:

An acknowledgement that the institution signed and returned to the Department the Certification and Agreement and the assurance that the institution has used, or intends to use, no less than 50 percent of the funds received under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act to provide Emergency Financial Aid Grants to students.

UW-Parkside signed and submitted our agreement on April 11, 2020

The total amount of funds that the institution will receive or has received from the Department pursuant to the institution’s Certification and Agreement [for] Emergency Financial Aid Grants to Students.

$1,890,973

The total amount of Emergency Financial Aid Grants distributed to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act as of the date of submission (i.e., as of the 30-day Report and every 45 days thereafter).

$1,890,973

The estimated total number of students at the institution eligible to participate in programs under Section 484 in Title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965 and thus eligible to receive Emergency Financial Aid Grants to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act.

An estimated 2500 students qualify for funding via the CARES Act

The number of students who have received an Emergency Grant under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act.

1407 students have received assistance

The method(s) used by the institution to determine which students receive Emergency Financial Aid Grants and how much they would receive under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act.

Students must complete an application for Emergency Aid, which is reviewed daily by the Office of Scholarships and Financial aid.

A ‘lump’ technology payout was given to approximately 850 students prior to the fall that met the following eligibility requirements as of 8/25/2020:

  • Undergraduates who attended Spring 2020 in a non-fully online program
  • Good academic and Financial Aid standing in Spring 2020 and in Fall 2020
  • No outstanding paperwork due to the Financial Aid office
  • FAFSA on file (for 2021) with an EFC of 12000 or less
  • Had not previously received CARES Act funding in excess of $2000
  • Were registered to attend fall 2020

Any instructions, directions, or guidance provided by the institution to students concerning the Emergency Financial Aid Grants.

All instructions regarding applying can be found in the Emergency Aid Application. Students who receive funding will be notified via email. The email will include information on how funds will be received. If the student has never received a refund, they are encouraged to contact the Cashier’s Office for instruction.

Below are the reporting requirements related to Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act. This report will be updated a minimum of every 30 days. This report is as of 9/30/2020:

An acknowledgement that the institution signed and returned to the Department the Certification and Agreement and the assurance that the institution has used, or intends to use, no less than 50 percent of the funds received under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act to provide Emergency Financial Aid Grants to students.

UW-Parkside signed and submitted our agreement on April 11, 2020

The total amount of funds that the institution will receive or has received from the Department pursuant to the institution’s Certification and Agreement [for] Emergency Financial Aid Grants to Students.

$1,890,973

The total amount of Emergency Financial Aid Grants distributed to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act as of the date of submission (i.e., as of the 30-day Report and every 45 days thereafter).

$1,875,860

The estimated total number of students at the institution eligible to participate in programs under Section 484 in Title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965 and thus eligible to receive Emergency Financial Aid Grants to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act.

An estimated 2500 students qualify for funding via the CARES Act

The number of students who have received an Emergency Grant under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act.

1405 students have received assistance

The method(s) used by the institution to determine which students receive Emergency Financial Aid Grants and how much they would receive under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act.

Students must complete an application for Emergency Aid, which is reviewed daily by the Office of Scholarships and Financial aid.

A ‘lump’ technology payout was given to approximately 850 students prior to the fall that met the following eligibility requirements as of 8/25/2020:

  • Undergraduates who attended Spring 2020 in a non-fully online program
  • Good academic and Financial Aid standing in Spring 2020 and in Fall 2020
  • No outstanding paperwork due to the Financial Aid office
  • FAFSA on file (for 2021) with an EFC of 12000 or less
  • Had not previously received CARES Act funding in excess of $2000
  • Were registered to attend fall 2020

Any instructions, directions, or guidance provided by the institution to students concerning the Emergency Financial Aid Grants.

All instructions regarding applying can be found in the Emergency Aid Application. Students who receive funding will be notified via email. The email will include information on how funds will be received. If the student has never received a refund, they are encouraged to contact the Cashier’s

Below are the reporting requirements related to Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act. This report will be updated a minimum of every 30 days. This report is as of 5/29/2020:


An acknowledgement that the institution signed and returned to the Department the Certification and Agreement and the assurance that the institution has used, or intends to use, no less than 50 percent of the funds received under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act to provide Emergency Financial Aid Grants to students.

UW-Parkside signed and submitted our agreement on April 11, 2020

The total amount of funds that the institution will receive or has received from the Department pursuant to the institution’s Certification and Agreement [for] Emergency Financial Aid Grants to Students.

$1,890,973

The total amount of Emergency Financial Aid Grants distributed to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act as of the date of submission (i.e., as of the 30-day Report and every 45 days thereafter).

$806,571

The estimated total number of students at the institution eligible to participate in programs under Section 484 in Title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965 and thus eligible to receive Emergency Financial Aid Grants to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act.

An estimated 2500 students qualify for funding via the CARES Act

The total number of students who have received an Emergency Financial Aid Grant to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act.

666 students have received assistance

The method(s) used by the institution to determine which students receive Emergency Financial Aid Grants and how much they would receive under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act.

Students must complete an application for Emergency Aid which is reviewed daily by a committee of staff members from the Office of Scholarships and Financial aid

Any instructions, directions, or guidance provided by the institution to students concerning the Emergency Financial Aid Grants.

All instructions regarding applying can be found in the Emergency Aid Application. Students who receive funding will be notified via email. The email will include information on how funds will be received. If the student has never received a refund, they are encouraged to contact the Cashier’s Office for instruction.

Below are the reporting requirements related to Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act. This report will be updated a minimum of every 30 days. This report is as of 9/22/2020:

An acknowledgement that the institution signed and returned to the Department the Certification and Agreement and the assurance that the institution has used, or intends to use, no less than 50 percent of the funds received under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act to provide Emergency Financial Aid Grants to students.

UW-Parkside signed and submitted our agreement on April 11, 2020

The total amount of funds that the institution will receive or has received from the Department pursuant to the institution’s Certification and Agreement [for] Emergency Financial Aid Grants to Students.

$1,890,973

The total amount of Emergency Financial Aid Grants distributed to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act as of the date of submission (i.e., as of the 30-day Report and every 45 days thereafter).

$1,872,560

The estimated total number of students at the institution eligible to participate in programs under Section 484 in Title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965 and thus eligible to receive Emergency Financial Aid Grants to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act.

An estimated 2500 students qualify for funding via the CARES Act

The number of students who have received an Emergency Grant under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act.

1452 students have received assistance

The method(s) used by the institution to determine which students receive Emergency Financial Aid Grants and how much they would receive under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act.

Students must complete an application for Emergency Aid which is reviewed daily by the Office of Scholarships and Financial aid. A ‘lump’ technology payout was given to approximately 850 students prior to the fall that met the following eligibility requirements as of 8/25/2020:

  • Undergraduates who attended Spring 2020 in a non-fully online program
  • Good academic and Financial Aid standing in Spring 2020 and in Fall 2020
  • No outstanding paperwork due to the Financial Aid office
  • FAFSA on file (for 2021) with an EFC of 12000 or less
  • Had not previously received CARES Act funding in excess of $2000
  • Were registered to attend fall 2020

Any instructions, directions, or guidance provided by the institution to students concerning the Emergency Financial Aid Grants.

All instructions regarding applying can be found in the Emergency Aid Application. Students who receive funding will be notified via email. The email will include information on how funds will be received. If the student has never received a refund, they are encouraged to contact the Cashier’s Office for instruction.

Below are the reporting requirements related to Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act. This report will be updated a minimum of every 30 days. This report is as of 8/24/2020:

An acknowledgement that the institution signed and returned to the Department the Certification and Agreement and the assurance that the institution has used, or intends to use, no less than 50 percent of the funds received under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act to provide Emergency Financial Aid Grants to students.

UW-Parkside signed and submitted our agreement on April 11, 2020

The total amount of funds that the institution will receive or has received from the Department pursuant to the institution’s Certification and Agreement [for] Emergency Financial Aid Grants to Students.

$1,890,973

The total amount of Emergency Financial Aid Grants distributed to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act as of the date of submission (i.e., as of the 30-day Report and every 45 days thereafter).

$1,128,292

The estimated total number of students at the institution eligible to participate in programs under Section 484 in Title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965 and thus eligible to receive Emergency Financial Aid Grants to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act.

An estimated 2500 students qualify for funding via the CARES Act

The total number of students who have received an Emergency Financial Aid Grant to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act.

757 students have received assistance

The method(s) used by the institution to determine which students receive Emergency Financial Aid Grants and how much they would receive under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act.

Students must complete an application for Emergency Aid, which is reviewed daily by a committee of staff members from the Office of Scholarships and Financial aid

Any instructions, directions, or guidance provided by the institution to students concerning the Emergency Financial Aid Grants.

All instructions regarding applying can be found in the Emergency Aid Application. Students who receive funding will be notified via email. The email will include information on how funds will be received. If the student has never received a refund, they are encouraged to contact the Cashier’s Office for instruction.

Below are the reporting requirements related to Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act. This report will be updated a minimum of every 30 days. This report is as of 8/6/2020:

An acknowledgement that the institution signed and returned to the Department the Certification and Agreement and the assurance that the institution has used, or intends to use, no less than 50 percent of the funds received under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act to provide Emergency Financial Aid Grants to students.

UW-Parkside signed and submitted our agreement on April 11, 2020

The total amount of funds that the institution will receive or has received from the Department pursuant to the institution’s Certification and Agreement [for] Emergency Financial Aid Grants to Students.

$1,890,973

The total amount of Emergency Financial Aid Grants distributed to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act as of the date of submission (i.e., as of the 30-day Report and every 45 days thereafter).

$1,007,692

The estimated total number of students at the institution eligible to participate in programs under Section 484 in Title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965 and thus eligible to receive Emergency Financial Aid Grants to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act.

An estimated 2500 students qualify for funding via the CARES Act

The total number of students who have received an Emergency Financial Aid Grant to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act.

723 students have received assistance

The method(s) used by the institution to determine which students receive Emergency Financial Aid Grants and how much they would receive under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act.

Students must complete an application for Emergency Aid which is reviewed daily by a committee of staff members from the Office of Scholarships and Financial aid

Any instructions, directions, or guidance provided by the institution to students concerning the Emergency Financial Aid Grants.

All instructions regarding applying can be found in the Emergency Aid Application. Students who receive funding will be notified via email. The email will include information on how funds will be received. If the student has never received a refund, they are encouraged to contact the Cashier’s Office for instruction.

Below are the reporting requirements related to Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act. This report will be updated a minimum of every 30 days. This report is as of 7/16/2020:

An acknowledgement that the institution signed and returned to the Department the Certification and Agreement and the assurance that the institution has used, or intends to use, no less than 50 percent of the funds received under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act to provide Emergency Financial Aid Grants to students.

UW-Parkside signed and submitted our agreement on April 11, 2020

The total amount of funds that the institution will receive or has received from the Department pursuant to the institution’s Certification and Agreement [for] Emergency Financial Aid Grants to Students.

$1,890,973

The total amount of Emergency Financial Aid Grants distributed to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act as of the date of submission (i.e., as of the 30-day Report and every 45 days thereafter).

$951,342

The estimated total number of students at the institution eligible to participate in programs under Section 484 in Title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965 and thus eligible to receive Emergency Financial Aid Grants to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act.

An estimated 2500 students qualify for funding via the CARES Act

The total number of students who have received an Emergency Financial Aid Grant to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act.

710 students have received assistance

The method(s) used by the institution to determine which students receive Emergency Financial Aid Grants and how much they would receive under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act.

Students must complete an application for Emergency Aid which is reviewed daily by a committee of staff members from the Office of Scholarships and Financial aid

Any instructions, directions, or guidance provided by the institution to students concerning the Emergency Financial Aid Grants.

All instructions regarding applying can be found in the Emergency Aid Application. Students who receive funding will be notified via email. The email will include information on how funds will be received. If the student has never received a refund, they are encouraged to contact the Cashier’s Office for instruction.

Below are the reporting requirements related to Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act. This report will be updated a minimum of every 30 days. This report is as of 6/24/2020:

 

An acknowledgement that the institution signed and returned to the Department the Certification and Agreement and the assurance that the institution has used, or intends to use, no less than 50 percent of the funds received under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act to provide Emergency Financial Aid Grants to students.

UW-Parkside signed and submitted our agreement on April 11, 2020

The total amount of funds that the institution will receive or has received from the Department pursuant to the institution’s Certification and Agreement [for] Emergency Financial Aid Grants to Students.

$1,890,973

The total amount of Emergency Financial Aid Grants distributed to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act as of the date of submission (i.e., as of the 30-day Report and every 45 days thereafter).

$901,917

The estimated total number of students at the institution eligible to participate in programs under Section 484 in Title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965 and thus eligible to receive Emergency Financial Aid Grants to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act.

An estimated 2500 students qualify for funding via the CARES Act

The total number of students who have received an Emergency Financial Aid Grant to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act.

708 students have received assistance

The method(s) used by the institution to determine which students receive Emergency Financial Aid Grants and how much they would receive under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act.

Students must complete an application for Emergency Aid which is reviewed daily by a committee of staff members from the Office of Scholarships and Financial aid

Any instructions, directions, or guidance provided by the institution to students concerning the Emergency Financial Aid Grants.

All instructions regarding applying can be found in the Emergency Aid Application. Students who receive funding will be notified via email. The email will include information on how funds will be received. If the student has never received a refund, they are encouraged to contact the Cashier’s Office for instruction.

Below are the reporting requirements related to Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act. This report will be updated a minimum of every 30 days. This report is as of 5/11/2020:

1. An acknowledgement that the institution signed and returned to the Department the Certification and Agreement and the assurance that the institution has used, or intends to use, no less than 50 percent of the funds received under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act to provide Emergency Financial Aid Grants to students.

UW-Parkside signed and submitted our agreement on April 11, 2020

2. The total amount of funds that the institution will receive or has received from the Department pursuant to the institution’s Certification and Agreement [for] Emergency Financial Aid Grants to Students.

$1,890,973

3. The total amount of Emergency Financial Aid Grants distributed to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act as of the date of submission (i.e., as of the 30-day Report and every 45 days thereafter).

$607,517

4. The estimated total number of students at the institution eligible to participate in programs under Section 484 in Title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965 and thus eligible to receive Emergency Financial Aid Grants to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act.

An estimated 2500 students qualify for funding via the CARES Act

5. The total number of students who have received an Emergency Financial Aid Grant to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act.

553 students have received assistance

6. The method(s) used by the institution to determine which students receive Emergency Financial Aid Grants and how much they would receive under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act.

Students must complete an application for Emergency Aid, which is reviewed daily by a committee of staff members from the Office of Scholarships and Financial aid

7. Any instructions, directions, or guidance provided by the institution to students concerning the Emergency Financial Aid Grants.

All instructions regarding applying can be found in the Emergency Aid Application. Students who receive funding will be notified via email. The email will include information on how funds will be received. If the student has never received a refund, they are encouraged to contact the Cashier’s Office for instruction.

Quarterly Budget and Expenditure Reporting under CARES Act Sections 18004(a)(1) Institutional Portion

FAFSA CODE

Parkside's Financial Aid Code is:

005015
 

MAILING ADDRESS

University of Wisconsin-Parkside 
Office of Scholarship & Financial Aid 
PO Box 2000  900 Wood Road 
Kenosha, WI  53141-2000 

Financial Aid

Office: 262-595-2574
Fax: 262-595-2216
finaid@uwp.edu

Tallent Hall
900 Wood Rd. 
Kenosha, WI 53144

Hours

Mon 7:45 am-4:30 pm 

Tue

7:45 am-4:30 pm

Wed

7:45 am-4:30 pm

Thu  7:45 am-4:30 pm
Fri 7:45 am-4:30 pm

 

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