Financial Aid Self-Service

The W uses a site known as Banner Web to manage all of your records for your entire time at the University.  Banner Web can be found in the WConnect portal. You will receive your MUW ID number (950xxxxxx) in your acceptance letter from the Office of Admissions.

In this section we'll walk you through navigating Banner Web to manage your Financial Aid information.

HOW TO LOG-IN TO WCONNECT:

  • Visit www.muw.edu
  • Select WConnect (top right corner of the website)
  • Enter your username, which is your NetID and password.  If you are unsure of your username and password, click on First Time User.
  • Select Banner Web under the QuickLaunch section.
  • Select Student Services
  • Select Financial Aid

 HOW TO VIEW YOUR AWARD and ACCEPT LOANS:

  • Select "Student Services"
  • Select "Financial Aid"
  • Select “My Award Information”
  • Select “Award by Aid year”
  • Select “Aid Year” 
  • Select “Award Overview” to view awards
  • Select "Resources/Additional Information" and respond to the three questions
  • Logout, or refresh, after approximately 10 minutes to access the accept tab
  • Select “Accept Award Offer” to accept Direct Loan offers

 HOW TO VIEW YOUR FINANCIAL AID REQUIREMENTS:

  • Select "Student Services"
  • Select "Financial Aid"
  • Select “My Eligibility”
  • Select “Student Requirements”
  • Select Aid Year and click Submit

 HOW TO VIEW YOUR STUDENT ACCOUNT FOR CHARGES/AWARD PAYMENTS:

  • Select "Student Services"
  • Select "Financial Aid"
  • Select "My Award Information"
  • Select “Account Summary by Term” to view charges
  • Select “Award History” to view payments (pending and final)

 HOW TO VIEW YOUR FINANCIAL AID SATISFACTORY ACADEMIC PROGRESS:

  • Select "Student Services"
  • Select "Financial Aid"
  • Select "My Eligibility"
  • Select “Academic Progress”
  • "Warning/Probation" indicates that you are in jeopardy of losing your federal financial aid
  •  “Failing SAP Rules”  status indicates a failure to meet GPA and/or completion rate requirement
  •  “MAX” status indicates student has not completed a degree within the maximum time frame
  •  "Passing SAP Rules" indicates you are meeting the requirements and will continue to receive aid
  • Please review the Satisfactory Academic Progress Policy for additional information

 HOW TO VIEW FOR HOLDS AND ACADEMIC TRANSCRIPTS:

  • Select "Student Services"
  • Select "Financial Aid"
  • Select "My Eligibility"
  • Select “Holds”
  • Select “Academic Transcript” to view grades