Discover How to Finance Your Education

Finding ways to pay for college isn’t easy, but there are a lot of options out there if you do your research.  A good strategy is to start looking at how to pay for college early, as meeting deadlines will be important as you navigate through the financial aid application process.

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Cost To Attend Iowa Wesleyan Campus

At Iowa Wesleyan University, we’re committed to making college affordable. Each year we award $5 million in scholarships to our full-time residential students and 100% of our student body is currently receiving financial assistance. Tuition

Types of Aid

Financial aid for students attending Iowa Wesleyan may be available in the following categories:


A grant is a form of financial assistance that does not need to be repaid. Grants are made available to those with certain levels of financial need or who meet other requirements. There are several types of grants available to many of our learners.


A loan is a form of financial assistance that requires repayment. Repayment of principal typically begins six months after the student’s educational experience has ended. There are several types of loans available to our learners.

Military/Veteran Benefits

Military/veteran benefits may be utilized by those who have served or who are currently serving in the United States Armed Services, their spouses and dependents, and/or their surviving family members. There are several different military/veteran benefits available to many of our learners.