Participate in the PA State Grant Program

To pursue a PA State Grant or Summer State Grant, you must create an account and sign in to Account Access to do any of the following.

  • Complete the PA State Grant Form.
  • Apply for a Summer PA State Grant.
  • View the status of your PA State Grant.
  • Submit enrollment changes. (Get the details.)
  • Upload documents

Apply for PA National Guard Benefits

If you are an eligible PA National Guard member or family member, visit Account Access to apply for benefits, view your application status and print related program details for the following programs.

  • PA National Guard Educational Assistance Program
  • PA National Guard Military Family Education Program

Check the Status of an Aid Application

If you have applied for one of these aid programs, visit Account Access to view your application status and print related program details.

  • PA State Work-Study Program
  • PA New Economy Technology Scholarship Program
  • PA Ready to Succeed Scholarship Program

Review and Update Your Personal Information

With Account Access, it's easy to verify the personal information we have on file for you. If your information changes, update it online or let us know.

  • Your address and phone number
  • Your school

Manage Your Loans

If you have student loans that AES services, Account Access offers you even more benefits. Sign in to:

  • View your account in a glance.
  • Make payments.
  • Check balances.
  • Get tax information.


Who is AES? PHEAA conducts its student loan servicing operations commercially as AES.

AES created Account Access to provide a way for borrowers to manage their loans online. PHEAA uses this secure service from AES to support students who participate in some of the aid programs that it administers.

With Account Access from AES, PHEAA can offer you top-notch service and convenience at no added cost.