Scholarship deadline extended for incoming students

MONMOUTH, Ore. – Western Oregon University has extended its scholarship deadline for incoming students to Monday, Feb. 13, 2012.  The extension was made in response to the impact of the mid-January flooding had on mail services and campus events.  The January 21 Preview Day was cancelled due to safety concerns related to flooding that occurred in the surrounding areas.

The university must receive a completed application file which includes the application form, official transcripts, ACT or SAT test scores, and the application fee by 5 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 13 in order for a student to be considered for a scholarship. Students attending the February 11 Preview Day can submit a complete application packet and receive an admission decision the by the end of the event.

For more information on WOU scholarships, students should go to the WOU Financial Aid Office website at Registration for the free Preview Day can be completed online at

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Contact for media:
David McDonald
Associate Provost
503-838-8919 or

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