Financial aid application
The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) must be received by the federal processor by March 31 in order to be considered for the Access Missouri Financial Assistance Program, Supplemental Grant, or Federal Work-Study Program. Application for Pell Grant, Stafford Loan, PLUS Loan, and Unsubsidized Stafford Loan can be made after this date; however, late applicants should be prepared to pay fees with other resources.
The Missouri State-West Plains school code is 031060.
To apply for scholarships you must first be admitted to the University. If you haven't been admitted you should apply now!
If you have applied and are awaiting your admission decision, complete the paper application available in our Scholarship and Financial Aid Handbook or contact the financial aid office at (417) 255-7243 to request a paper copy.
Scholarship application process
To apply for scholarships complete the scholarship application. You may continue to make changes to your application until the March 31st priority deadline. Be sure to print your confirmation page and keep it for your records.
- Enter My Grizzly Den portal
(For help on how to enter My Grizzly Den call (417) 255-7995 or contact us at http://helpdesk.wp.missouristate.edu/Contact.htm.)
- Click on the "My Enrollment" tab
- Select the scholarship application link in the Student Resources channel
- Choose the aid year for which you want to apply
- Complete the application and when finished click "Apply" or your application will not be submitted
The information provided contains estimates of scholarship values, selection criteria, and the number available. Missouri State University-West Plains reserves the right to change any of these without notice.