Info for Parents Counselors

Washington State Directive for Disbursement

If you are receiving a Washington State Need Grant (WSNG), you are required to complete a Directive for Disbursement. This form remains in effect for the duration of your continuous enrollment at Puget Sound. You have the right to change your directive at any time.

Please download and return to Student Financial Services at University of Puget Sound:
Student Directive for Disbursement of State Student Aid

Washington State Aid – Conditions of Award

The State of Washington is offering you financial assistance to help support your education expenses. Please visit www.opportunitypathways.wa.gov to receive more information about financial aid, scholarships, work study, and student loans. In order to receive this financial assistance you will need to comply with the following conditions. If you have questions or find that you cannot comply with these conditions, please contact Student Financial Services at 253.879.3214.

1. You do not owe a repayment to any federal or state grant or scholarship nor are you in
default on a state or federal student loan.

2. You must meet the minimum eligibility requirements for the program(s) awarded.

3. If you do not attend or if you withdraw from your classes, you may owe a repayment
of all or part of any state grant or scholarship you have received.

4. The offer of this financial assistance is subject to, and conditioned upon, the
availability of funds. Washington Student Achievement Council and the institution
through which the grant, scholarship, or work study is awarded, reserve the right to
withdraw, reduce, or modify the awards due to funding limitations or due to changes in
circumstances which affect your eligibility for the program(s).

5. You must maintain academic progress standards following your institutions policies
for state aid programs. You must not pursue a degree in theology or, if you are a state
grant or scholarship recipient, hold a bachelor’s degree.

You may choose to voluntarily make financial contributions to Washington Student
Achievement Council in recognition of the assistance that you received. All voluntary
contributions will be used to provide financial assistance to other students. Please contact
finaid@wsac.wa.gov for more information.