Penn State will begin issuing room and board refunds for students

Submitted by kxb144 on Wed, 04/01/2020 - 10:14

The refunds, which were announced on March 16, will be processed during the first week of April for students who did not return to campus for the remote-learning period. Refunds for students who departed campus after the start of the remote-learning period will be processed starting April 13.

Information will be sent to students’ Penn State email accounts, and refund amounts have been posted on students’ eLiving dashboard.

Federal Work Study (FWS) Guidance for Student Earnings during the Remote Learning Period

Submitted by kxb144 on Wed, 03/25/2020 - 09:55

In an effort to continue to support our students, Penn State will continue to pay all  FWS students currently employed in positions during the remote learning period as stipulated in the guidance below.

For FWS Students currently unable to work because of the COVID-19 interruption:

Students may continue to earn FWS during the remote learning period according to their previously es

Email Phishing Scam

Submitted by kxb144 on Wed, 02/12/2020 - 15:20

The latest scam that is going around is “Free College Grant for Students!”. It informs the recipient that he or she is approved for a grant and should click on the link provided to complete an application. The email appears to have been sent from a Penn State email account.

DO NOT CLICK on any links in the email or provide any personal information in response to it. These links generally mimic legitimate sites and are used for identity theft/fraud.