Aid Notification

Action Steps to Financial Aid

A quick, less-detailed visual representation of the action steps needed to complete the financial aid process with links.

Aid Notification Availability

Find out when you will receive your financial aid notification from Penn State.

How to View Your Award Summary and Estimated Financial Aid Budget

Learn about the student financial aid (loans, grants, work-study, and scholarships) for which you qualify.

How to Accept, Decline, or Decrease Your Financial Aid Award

After you accept your offer of admission to Penn State and pay the required fees, you can accept, decline, or decrease your financial aid

Review the additional steps you need to take in order for your aid to disburse, to pay the balance, and to receive your refund for additional expenses.