Financial Aid Resources


Contact information

 Please click on the heading to be directed to the appropriate site.

Federal student aid processor          PH:  1-800-433-3243

Federal Student Aid ID (FSA ID):
Both the student and parent(s) must apply for an FSA ID in order to:
  • Complete a FAFSA
  • Apply for a parent PLUS loan
  • View information on NSLDS
Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA):
Complete a FAFSA in order to:
  • Apply for your Direct Loans
  • Be determined for some scholarships
  • Determine your grant eligibility
Check on the status of your FAFSA
Make corrections to your FAFSA
Receive a duplicate Student Aid Report (SAR)


federal direct Loans

Phone:  1-800-557-7394  Application Services
Phone:  1-800-848-0979  Deferment Information
Federal Direct Stafford Loan Entrance Counseling 
Federal Direct Stafford Loan Master Promissory Note (MPN)
Federal Direct PLUS Loan Master Promissory Note (MPN)
For additional information about loans, visit our Loans page.
For information about how to view, accept, and/or decline your Federal Direct Loans, click here.


National student loan data system (NSLDS):

View your federal loans, grants, and any aid overpayments.
View your current enrollment.
Let NSLDS know about your future enrollment.
View the status of your loans according to subsidized loan limits.
View or update your contact information.



PA State Grant (PHEAA):
Phone:  1-800-692-7392
Fax:  1-717-720-3786
Apply for a PHEAA grant and sign the status form
View the status of a PHEAA grant application

Federal Pell Grant

Federal TEACH Grant



Scholarship Search
External Scholarships


Federal Work Study


Military and/or National Service Benefits


Tuition Management Systems (TMS) Payment Plan     PH:  1-800-722-4867


Parent or Graduate PLUS Loans

 For additional information about Parent PLUS loans, visit that section of our Loans page.

For additional information about Graduate PLUS loans, visit that section of our Loans page.


Private Loans


Financial Aid TV

View informative videos about financial aid


Tuition and Fees


estimated costs


federal student aid publications


Clarion University
Student Financial Services
First Floor, Becht Hall
840 Wood St.
Clarion, PA 16214
Phone:  1-814-393-2315 or toll-free at 1-800-672-7171 (Option 2)
Last Updated 3/6/18