Pennsylvania Student Aid Guide

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Need money for college, but confused by financial aid?

Our Pennsylvania Student Aid Guide has the answers. This guide provides a complete overview of the financial aid process, with information on most of Pennsylvania's financial aid programs and services. Find everything you need to know about paying for higher education.

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The Pennsylvania Student Aid Guide is interactive. As you go through it, use the links to get more in-depth information:

  • Learn how to qualify for grants and scholarships and other "free" aid that you don't need to repay.
  • Get information on work-study programs that allow you to earn money to help cover your education costs.
  • Understand the types of loans available for you and your parents to help pay for your education.
  • Find a variety of career options and salary information to give you an idea of the possibilities that the future holds.
  • Access checklists, timelines, applications, and forms that you need to apply for and receive financial aid.

Spanish Student Aid Guide

We are happy to offer a Spanish version of our Pennsylvania Student Aid Guide.

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Financial Aid Events

Many Pennsylvania high schools host financial aid nights from September thru March. Contact your high school to find out when a financial aid night will be held.

Learn the basics of financial aid, from receiving a loan to repayment. And take advantage of free tips and resources for money management and budgeting.