Financial Aid

The Western Financial Aid Staff is always here for you if you have any specific questions or concerns. If you have experienced a major loss of income over the last 2 years due to COVID-19 especially, let us know and we can go over what financial aid options you might have. You can reach us by e-mail at, by phone at 307-382-1884, or in person at Mustang Central!


Here is what you need to do every school year for financial aid:

1. Complete the (FAFSA) Free Application for Federal Student Aid

Western Wyoming Community College School Code: 003933

2. In case your FAFSA is selected for verification, look for a Verification Link in your MyWestern e-mail.

3. Apply for scholarships by completing our general scholarship application by April 1st.

Apply for the Hathaway scholarship by July31st, if you are a Wyoming high school graduate.

4. Check out what external scholarship are available on our Scholarships & Grants page. Be sure to look at Wyoming Worksthe Ellbogen Opportunity Scholarship too!

5. Accept your financial aid on your MyWestern account:

  • Self-Service Menu for Students
  • My Financial Aid
  • Review Financial Aid

Want to know more? Click the links below:

Ellbogen Opportunity Scholarship

Federal Aid


Internal & External Scholarships

Wyoming Works

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