Useful Information

Keep copies of all paperwork you submit. In some cases, the Financial Aid office may request further documentation. When completing paperwork, make sure you complete every section on each form. Do not leave any blank items unless instructed to do so. This will hold up the financial aid process.


If you have any questions about financial aid, including loans, contact Colleen Casaday, director of Academic and Administrative Services, at or 814-938-1164. It is recommended that you contact Colleen concerning financial aid. Colleen works very closely with the IUP Financial Aid office and can easily answer your questions. However, you may contact the IUP Financial Aid office directly at 724-357-2218 or by e-mail at

  • Admissions / Housing: Contact Gina Bryant at or 814-938-6711.
  • Billing: If you have questions about billing or payment plan, you can e-mail the Student Billing office at, or call 724-357-2207.