COVID-19 Student Financial Services Updates

The Student Financial Services Office is available to assist you with any questions you may have regarding billing or financial aid related matters.  We hope the information provided below is helpful, but we are available to assist you with any questions you may still have.

Is the Student Financial Services Office still open?

Yes, our office is still open.  The consultation room on campus is closed, but all staff members are working remotely at this time.  Our office hours remain the same from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.

how do i contact the office with questions?

As we are working remotely, our preferred method of communication is through email.  Please feel free to email any questions you have to  If you would prefer to call our office and speak to a staff member directly, you may do so.  

For financial aid questions:  Call toll-free 800 672 7171 (option 2) or 814 393 2315

For billing questions:  Call toll-free 800 672 7171 (option 4) or 814 393 1071

Will I get a refund for tuition, fees, meal plans, or housing charges from the spring 2020 semester?

For information regarding refunds for Spring 2020 semester expenses, please visit our Student Refunds/Adjustments Update.

When is the deadline to file my 2020 - 2021 fafsa?

The FAFSA filing deadline for the 2020 - 2021 PA State Grant is May 15th.

where can i find additional information about the coronavirus and how it affects me as a student loan borrower?

Please visit for helpful information for students and student loan borrowers.

Has clarion university applied for funds from the cares act?

Clarion University has applied for the CARES Act - Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund. Please view our latest update.

Last Updated 5/13/20