Paying for a Penn Education
Currently Enrolled Undergraduates
This section outlines Penn's financial aid policy and programs, as well as long-term payment options. If you still have questions after reading through this information please contact Student Financial Services and we will be happy to help you.
Financial Aid
All financial aid awarded by Penn is based on financial need, as determined by Student Financial Services. To be considered, students need to submit financial aid applications as well as parent and student tax returns.
  Scholarships and Grants
  Federal Work-Study Jobs
  Federal Direct Loan
  Nursing Student Loan (NSL)
  Federal Perkins Loan
  Student Aid Loan
Financing and Payment Options
Penn offers several low-cost payment options that are not based on financial need. Families can select one progam, or combine several, to meet their needs. Financial aid applications are not necessary when applying for these programs (except for the Federal Direct and Federal Direct PLUS Loans).
  The Penn Payment Plan
  Federal Direct Loan
  Federal Direct PLUS
  Alternative Loans
  Tuition Prepayment Program
(i.e., scholarships awarded from non-governmental sources outside the University)
  Outside Scholarships

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