Admissions & Financial Aid

The admissions and financial aid process doesn't need to be stressful! That's why JWU is committed to helping you through it every step of the way. Learn more about the process and how JWU is here to help you and your family!

Financial aid timeline - content is as follows: 1. file your FAFSA. JWU's Code is 003404. 2. submit your $300 deposit to secure your spot. 3. Apply for and select housing. 4. attend new student orientation. 5. see you on campus at move in day!

The Financial Aid Process

JWU’s team of financial planners are dedicated to helping students navigate the financial aid process, from start to finish.

“Our students are really number one,” notes Amy O’Connell, director of undergraduate admissions. “Faculty and staff want to make sure that we put them first and really help them through the process.”


Admissions & Financial Aid Videos

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Early Action Means Early Rewards

Early Action allows applicants who apply by the Nov. 1 deadline to find out if they’ve been accepted as early as mid-November of their senior year.
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My Student Has Applied: Now What?

Now that your student has submitted their JWU application, you might be wondering what comes next. Laura Hauser breaks down what the next steps are.
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My Student Has Been Accepted: Now What?

Congratulations on your student's acceptance to JWU, and welcome to the Wildcat family! Are you wondering what the next steps are? Laura Houser will explain.
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JWU Financial Aid: Advice from Current Students

More than 90% of JWU students receive institutional aid. We asked 3 of our students to offer their perspective on the process.
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Admissions Info JWU Charlotte

Robert Penry '08, MBA '15, presents an Admissions info session to give you all the information you should know about JWU Charlotte.

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