There are many great ways to pay your tuition and college expenses that don’t come out of your pocket. The College of the Environment offers both need-based and merit-based scholarships to undergraduates and graduate students, as well as funding for student travel to conferences and for student-organized meetings. These opportunities are listed in the table below. Make sure to search for additional opportunities through the university’s resources.
College of the Environment Scholarships & Funding
|Clarence H. Campbell Endowed Lauren Donaldson Scholarship||Undergraduate Students*||SAFS, SMEA, and OCEAN||Merit & Need||4/10/15|
|College of the Environment Scholarship||Undergraduate Students*||All in College||Merit & Need||4/10/15|
|Nancy Wilcox Scholarship||Entering Freshmen or Transfer Students||All in College||Merit & Need||4/10/15|
|Del Rio Environmental Studies Scholarship||Entering Freshman or Transfer Students affiliated with EOP||All in College||Merit & Need||4/10/15|
|Student Meeting Fund||Student-Organized Meetings or Student Travel to Meetings||All in College||Rationale & Need||10/31/14, 1/21/15, & 4/10/15|
|Hall Conservation Genetics Award||Graduate Students||All in College||Rationale||Spring 2015, TBA|
|George Melendez Wright Young Leaders in Climate Change Fellowship Program
||Undergraduate, Masters and PhD Students||Varies||Relevancy of Research to NPS||1/30/15|
*Some incoming graduate students are awarded Clarence H. Campbell Endowed Lauren Donaldson Scholarships and College of the Environment Scholarships, but no individual graduate student applications are accepted. Graduate student recipients are recommended by their unit and awarded during the admission process.
Underrepresented Student Support
Additional support is available on this campus for underrepresented students in the STEM fields (science, technology, engineering, and math). Learn more about these opportunities using our Underrepresented Student Support Table.
Office of Student Financial Aid
The UW Office of Student Financial Aid can help you explore your options for grants, loans, scholarships, and work-study. The Office also administers the Husky Promise – guaranteeing that all students can afford a UW education.
Student Scholarship and Funding Committee
The College of the Environment Student Scholarship and Funding Committee is responsible for reviewing applications and selecting students to receive the College’s scholarships and grants.
An up-to-date budget can be found at the Student Office of Financial Aid.
2014-2015 Undergraduate Student Budget (Nine-Month Living Expenses)
|Resident Tuition **||$12,394||$12,394||$12,394|
|Resident Total Costs||$19,762||$27,112||$31,237|
|Non-Resident Tuition **||$33,513||$33,513||$33,513|
|Non-Resident Total Costs||$40,881||$48,231||$52,356|
* For UW-Seattle students, the annual U-Pass expense of $228 is added to the Tuition and Fees category.
** Tuition rates are for Seattle undergraduates. Bothell and Tacoma rates vary slightly due to fees.
Traditional: All single, undergraduate students (without dependent children) who are living away from parents’ home; or undergraduate married students without children whose spouses are also students.
Non-Traditional: Undergraduates who have children; married undergraduates whose spouses are not also enrolled. Registered same-sex domestic partners may request consideration for additional living costs and will need to provide information about their partner’s financial resources when they make the request.