Tuition and Financial Aid

A college education will be one of the most important investments you make. Both the quality and cost of a college education is important. Penn State offers a high-quality education—a sound investment in your future.

All cost of attendance elements can be viewed at this webpage after selecting the location. Please contact us if you need assistance. 

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2024-25 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA®)

Penn State's School Code for all campuses: 003329

For maximum consideration of federal, state, and University financial aid, we recommend that you submit your FAFSA by the following dates:

  • February 15, 2024, for all students who are new to Penn State. We anticipate financial aid offers to be emailed to incoming accepted Penn State students in April 2024
  • April 15, 2024, for all students returning to Penn State
  • Pennsylvania residents should also apply for the PHEAA Pennsylvania State Grant
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Paying For College Planning Guide

See our Paying for College brochure!

Financial Aid Brochure

Financial Aid Brochure

See our Financial Aid brochure which shares valuable Penn State costs, student aid sources and scholarship opportunities with you.

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Emergency Assistance Request Form

Please fill out this form if you are a Penn State student who is facing challenges with access to adequate food, stable housing, or meeting other basic needs.