Exit Counseling

Why do you need to complete "online exit counseling"?

  1. Is required before you withdraw, graduate or drop below half-time attendance (even if you plan to transfer to another school).
  2. Helps you understand your rights and responsibilities as a student loan borrower.
  3. Provides useful tips and information to help you manage your loans.


Who needs to complete “online exit counseling”?

Any student who accepted Direct (Subsidized/Unsubsidized) or Perkins loans while they attended Western.


How to access Exit Counseling Information

Federal Direct Student Loans: www.nslds.ed.gov

Perkins Loan: WWU Payment Portal

If you have a Perkins Loan or any questions please contact us at: perkins@wwu.edu

Page Updated 10.02.2013