Agencies

Following are listings of some of the various agencies that participate in the administration of financial aid.

Northwest Education Loan Association
190 Queen Anne Ave N Suite 300 
Seattle, Washington 98109 
(206) 461-5300 
www.nela.net
Northwest Education Loan Association (NELA) offers a booklet titled Paying for College: Your Financial Aid Road Map. This helpful guide includes information on the costs for Northwest schools, applying for financial aid, work study and loans. Included in the booklet are several Northwest regional resource contacts, addresses and telephone numbers.

Washington Student Achievement Council (WSAC)
917 Lakeridge Way
PO Box 43430
Olympia, Washington 98504
(360) 753-7800
http://wsac.wa.gov/
Established as a cabinet-level state agency on July 1, 2012, the Washington Student Achievement Council provides strategic planning, oversight, and advocacy to support increased student success and higher levels of educational attainment in Washington.