If you are planning to attend any term during the 2004-05 academic year, the priority deadline to file your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is MARCH 1, 2004. This includes PSU, STATE, AND FEDERAL NEED-BASED AID.
* FILE YOUR FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) ON THE WEB at www.fafsa.ed.gov/
* USE YOUR FAFSA PIN (BOTH STUDENT AND PARENT). Apply for one NOW if not previously received or if you forgot your PIN number at
* PRIORITY DEADLINE IS MARCH 1, 2004. Late filers will only receive award consideration pending availability of funds. Normally only Federal Pell, Stafford Loans, Parent PLUS Loans, Alternative Loans, and some state programs are available for late applicants.
NEW PSU STUDENTS will begin to receive awards during the month of March.
RETURNING PSU STUDENTS receive notification of their awards after spring grades are run beginning in mid-June.
Full financial aid information is available online at