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Financial Aid

We’re here to help you through your educational journey with us and even beyond. Our mission is to increase opportunities for student access and success in higher education by empowering students and their families to seek, obtain, and make the best use of their financial resources.

You Can Afford a College Education

Welcome to Oklahoma Panhandle State University, recognized as the most affordable college in Oklahoma by College Consensus. At OPSU, we understand that pursuing higher education is an investment in your future. That’s why we are committed to helping you navigate the financial aid process. From scholarships and grants to work-study opportunities, we offer a variety of resources to make your educational accessible and affordable. Our dedicated financial aid team is here to support you every step of the way, ensuring that you have the information and assistance you need to achieve your academic goals. Explore our financial aid options and invest in your future with OPSU.

Automatic Scholarship Application

First-time incoming student applications include the application for academic scholarships.


Of all OPSU Students receive some form of Financial Aid

$15 Million

Awarded in Aid Each Year

Loans, Grants & Scholarships

Federal Pell Grant

Federal Pell Grants make funds available to eligible students attending approved colleges and institutions.

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Federal Pell Grant

Federal Work Study

This program is designed to provide part-time employment opportunities for students from low-income families.

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Federal Work Study

Parent PLUS Loans

Federal PLUS loans provide additional funds for educational expenses. These loans are available to parents of dependent undergraduate students.

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Parent PLUS Loans

Stafford Loans

Stafford Loans are federal loans made by the government, directly from the U.S. Department of Education.

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Stafford Loans

Veterans Administration

This program assists veterans and/or their dependents in obtaining a post-secondary education.

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Veterans Administration


Students may apply for scholarship consideration when they apply for admission to OPSU.

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Financial Aid Office


OPSU Financial Aid
PO Box 430
Goodwell, OK 73939
Or stop by Sewell-Loofbourrow 106


(580) 349-1580


(580) 349-1586