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Summer term: Only students who have not already received a full-time annual Pell Grant for the 2017–18 academic year are eligible for a summer 2018 grant. Enrollment at the beginning of August 2018 will determine the final Pell award amount for summer 2018.
See more information on applying for a Pell Grant.
Summer term: A PHEAA summer grant is available to undergraduate students who are Pennsylvania residents. To apply, file a PHEAA State Grant Summer Application by August 15.
If you enroll half-time, the summer award will count as half an award toward your lifetime maximum of eight full-time PHEAA awards.
To be eligible, you must:
See more information on applying for a PHEAA grant.
Summer term: The maximum amount you can borrow is determined by subtracting the amount already borrowed during the fall and spring terms from your annual Direct Loan limit. Generally, students use their annual maximum loan eligibility during the fall and spring and have no eligibility left for summer.
See more information on applying for a Direct Loan.
Summer term: To apply, the parent borrower must complete a summer PLUS Loan application, which will be available on April 10, 2018.
See further information on applying for a Parent PLUS Loan.
Summer term: If you are ineligible for Federal Direct Loans, you may consider an alternative loan.
See more information on applying for alternative loans.
Summer term: Students who have secured summer employment on campus or with an approved local community service organization (through the Office of Service Learning) can apply for FWS.
Eligibility is based on financial need and summer cost of attendance.
Summer enrollment is not required. However, you must be enrolling for the upcoming fall term, and a percentage of earnings will be counted as a financial aid resource for the upcoming academic year.
See more information on applying for Federal Work Study.