What you need to know about Loan Entrance Counseling and why it's important.
Our video provides an overview of financial aid for parents whose students have been offered admission to the University.
A guide for parents to figure out how much of a private loan to borrow.
Your student can give you access to his or her eLion account information such as the tuition bill, financial aid, the Student Aid Summary, and the PLUS Loan Request Form through a Friends of Penn State Account.
You may have received an email from Federal Student Aid recommending that you use the IRS Data Retrieval Tool to transfer tax information directly from the IRS into your FAFSA.
This overview of Penn State's financial aid process is shown to first-year students and their families during New Student Orientation.
A step-by-step video for parents on how to apply for the Federal Direct Parent PLUS Loan.
This podcast explains what a Master Promissory Note is and the four things you need to know about it for the Parent PLUS, Graduate PLUS, and Stafford Federal Loans.
A guide for parents to figure out how much of the Federal Direct Parent PLUS loan to borrow.
Videos from the University of California, Santa Barbara Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships