Financial Aid for Graduate Students

The Evergreen State College Financial Aid staff is here to help you meet your educational goals as an undergraduate, and when you are admitted into a Masters program at Evergreen we will continue to support needs related to your education.

Graduate Studies Scholarships

The Master in Teaching (MIT), Master of Environmental Studies (MES) and Master of Public Administration (MPA) programs each have their own scholarships forms for a variety of awards.

The Financial Aid Process for Graduate Students

Our priority deadline is March 1st each year. After March 1st awards are awarded on a first come, first serve basis.

  1. Get your PIN number.
    If you filed previously, have your PIN in hand.
    If this is your first time filing a FAFSA, or if you can't find your PIN number, apply for one at the PIN Site.
  2. Complete the FAFSA online.
    Make sure to add our school code: 008155.
  3. Follow up with our office. (360) 867-6205 or finaid@evergreen.edu

Financial Aid available to graduate students

Loans

As a graduate student you may qualify for an Unsubsidized Loan, a Graduate PLUS Loan, and/or a private 'alternative' loan. Loans vary in interest from 5% to 12% and may offer certain deferment options.

Gift Aid

Eligible Washington State residents may be offered Washington State Tuition Waivers (STW) or Evergreen Need Grants (ENG). You will need to speak with the graduate program you are interested in to find out how to qualify for any grants we are able to offer.

Americorps Education Awards

Your Financial Aid Office will certify AmeriCorps payment vouchers for graduate students who are currently enrolled at The Evergreen State College. This policy is consistent with eligibility requirements set forth by the Corporation for National Service.