Vision and Mission Statements

To cultivate an increasingly educated society by supporting and furthering the work of informed, ethical, and diverse student financial aid administrators and related professionals.

The Western Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (WASFAA) is an organization dedicated to advancing access to and choice in postsecondary education for students in Alaska, Arizona, California, Hawaii and the Pacific Islands, Idaho, Nevada, Oregon, and Washington through:
  • Training and professional development of its members,
  • Encouraging and facilitating the exchange of information and ideas among its members,
  • Promoting the participation of members who honor and reflect the diversity of the student populations they serve, and
  • Advocating for laws and regulations that result in the effective, fair, and equitable administration of student financial aid programs