Creating Affordable Access to Higher Education

PA State Grant Program

Free Money You Don't Need to Repay

PA Forward Student Loans

A New, Low-Cost Way to Pay for College

Pennsylvania Targeted Industry Program (PA-TIP)

The Pennsylvania General Assembly created PA-TIP in 2012 to prepare students with the skills in high demand by today's employers Learn More

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College Planning

Whether college is years away or right around the corner, we've got something to help.

A one-stop career and college planning site to help prepare students and parents for the important decisions they will face in the future.

Learn the entire financial aid process in five simple steps—from getting "free" money first to making sure you have all the money you need.

Fill out the FAFSA® (Free Application for Federal Student Aid). It's the most important thing you will do to pay for school.

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Partner Access

We offer products and services to help our partners excel in their efforts to create more access to education.

For Schools

Accurately and effectively administer your school's state and federal financial aid programs.

Training Resources

Review our tutorials, documents, or even attend a workshop or training event to obtain valuable information to help meet your needs and the needs of your students.