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Types of Financial Aid

Financial aid is federal, state, institutional and private fund(s) used to assist eligible students to finance their education. Financial aid can be a combination of scholarship and loans for graduate students

  • Scholarships are a form of financial assistance that do not have to be repaid.
  • Loans are an advance of funds guaranteed by a signed promissory note in which the recipient of the funds promises to repay a specified amount under prescribed conditions. A financial source that is available to graduate students through student loan programs with varying interest rates and repayment provisions to supplement the family's financial resources.

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International Students

Military Students

Consortium Agreements

Financial Aid Forms


Contact Information

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Hours of Operation:
8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

California University of PA Financial Aid Office
250 University Avenue
California, PA 15419


Phone: (724) 938- 4415

Fax: (724) 938- 4415

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