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Tools for Students and Parents

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PA Student Aid Guide

Find everything you need to know about paying for higher education.

Federal Student Aid Account (FSA ID) Handout

This piece provides tips and instructions for creating an FSA ID.

FAFSA Tipsheet

Get help with filling out the FAFSA with these basic tips and answers to common questions.

Scholarship Tips

This one-sheeter goes over eligibility, searching and applying for scholarships.

PA 529 Brochure

Learn more and get information about the PA529 College Savings Program.

PA Forward Overview Brochure

Check out PA’s low-cost way to pay for higher education.

PA School Services Webinar FAQ

Review our FAQ to get answers on how to sign up for one of our many informative webinars.

Tools for Schools and Community Partners

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Print this flyer and distribute copies around school or at popular events. Print on color paper for greater impact.

Ads for School Publications

Encourage students and families to file the FAFSA online by using one of these ads in your school's newsletter, newspaper, or other publication.

Color Ads

Black & White Ads

Reminder for Parents

Use this customizable message in an email or newsletter to remind families of FAFSA completion deadlines.

Newspaper Press Release

Advertise your school's upcoming FAFSA completion workshop by including this customizable news release in your school's newspaper, newsletter, or local news outlet.

FAFSA Fillable Postcard

This FREE postcard will further help promote your event—simply add the date and time of your event and send them out approximately 1 month before your event.

FAFSA Tipsheet

Help students and families get started on filling out the FAFSA with these basic tips and answers to common questions.

FAFSA Checklist

Let students and families know what information they will need to have handy when sitting down to complete the FAFSA.

FAFSA Table Tent

Use these table tents to remind students/families to complete the State Grant Form directly from the FAFSA.

Federal Student Aid Resources

Students and families can preview how to request an FSA ID. An FSA ID is required for students who apply for financial aid using the FAFSA. Dependent students will need an FSA ID for one of their parents as well.

Financial Aid Comparisons Worksheet

Hand out this worksheet to students to make it easier for them to keep track of their student aid packages.

Social Media Posts

Remind students about the FAFSA and important financial aid milestones by using one of these sample social media posts on your school's Facebook page or Twitter account.

FAFSA Recognition Cards

Use these cards to recognize students that have filed the FAFSA.

Tools for Postsecondary Schools

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Renewal Newspaper Article

Remind students to renew the FAFSA by including this customizable news release in your campus newspaper.


Contact your Higher Education Access Partner for additional details and assistance.