Resources

General Financial Aid Resources

Financial Aid Guide: This brochure provides basic information about financial aid programs and application processes at SRU.

My Smart Borrowing: This site provides information and tools for students and their families to assist them in planning for college and their future careers.

PHEAA's Annual Guide to Student Aid: This comprehensive brochure outlines the financial aid process and provides in-depth information on all student financial aid programs that are available to Pennsylvania students, including the need-based State Grant.

Tax Breaks for Higher Education: This document provides students and families with NASFAA's Annual Guide to Federal Tax Benefits for Higher Education.

Before-You-Go Worksheet: A convenient location to record what you have borrowed and which agency will be servicing your loan.

NASFAA On-line Resources and Tools: The National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators provides helpful tools related to being a "Smart Consumer" and "Cutting Your Costs" of higher education.

Financial Literacy and Debt Management Resources

Debt Management from PNC's Financial Literacy Education
Topics Include:

  • Budgeting for Students
  • Students and Credit Cards
  • Avoiding Identity Theft
  • Chronic Debt Symptoms

Identify Theft
Topics Include:

  • ID Theft
  • How ID Theft Happens
  • Reduce Your Risk
  • What to Do if You're a Victim

Smart Borrowing
Topics Include:

  • View your potential salary based on career choice
  • Learn how much schools may cost
  • Estimate your potential loan debt
  • Calculate your future budget

Department of Physical Therapy (3+3 DPT) Students

Students pursuing the 3+3 DPT (Doctorate of Physical Therapy) Option often have questions about how their financial aid will be processed as they move from the undergraduate studies to graduate studies. Below please find links to a general information piece about financial aid for the 3+3 DPT option, along with timelines/calendars to guide students through the financial aid process. Students should review both the General Information Sheet and the applicable Timeline/Calendar.

GENERAL INFORMATION SHEET: Financial Aid for Students in the 3+3 DPT Option

Timeline/Calendar for Students Who Entered the DPT 3+3 Program Fall 2015
Timeline/Calendar for Students Who Entered the DPT 3+3 Program Fall 2016
Timeline/Calendar for Students Who Entered the DPT 3+3 Program Fall 2017

Doctor of Physical Therapy Students

Timeline/Calendar for DPT Students Who Entered SRU as Graduate Students in Fall 2015
Timeline/Calendar for DPT Students Who Entered SRU as Graduate Students in Fall 2016
Timeline/Calendar for DPT Students Who Entered SRU as Graduate Students in Fall 2017