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