Links for Faculty & Staff

If you are faculty or staff at Penn State working with students, the links below provide helpful information concerning student accounts and related services:

Link Description
Tuition Adjustment Schedule                         If you are an academic adviser, the tuition adjustment schedule will help you and the student determine if a refund or a tuition penalty applies according the date a course is dropped during the semester.

Penn State Scholarships

This Office of Student Aid website provides additional information regarding Penn State scholarships available to exemplary students. These scholarships are highly competitive due to limited funding.

 Financing Strategies for Your Education

The Office of Student Aid has resources on the types of financial assistance available  to pay for a student's education at Penn State.

PA 529 College Savings Program This link is for the PA 529 Plan. 529 Plans help families save for college. The name "529" refers to Section 529 of the IRS tax code, which gives these plans special tax breaks to encourage saving. 
GoArmyEd

GoArmyEd is an online portal used by Soldiers, Active Components, Army National Guard and Army Reserves in pursue of their postsecondary educational goals to request Tuition Assistance (TA) benefits online, for both classroom and distance learning college courses.  Using GoArmyEd, Army Education Counselors can provide educational guidance and schools can deliver degree and course offerings and on soldier progress.

Give to Penn State

There are many ways to give to Penn State. If you or someone you know wishes to make a gift, the Office of University Development can help identify the best giving options.

IRS Website Information regarding Form W-9S - Request for Student Tax Payer Identification Number.
Tax Treaty Countries Students who are citizens of a country that has a tax treaty with the United States are exempt from the inernational taxes on their excess aid.