Arcadia University Financial Aid

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We post interesting tidbits of information and keep you up-to-date with important reminders regarding applying for financial aid, required forms, upcoming events, and outside scholarship opportunities you may want to know about!

Happy Holidays to all from the Financial Aid team!  We look forward to seeing you in 2023! ❄️
12/24/2022

Happy Holidays to all from the Financial Aid team! We look forward to seeing you in 2023! ❄️

12/20/2022

Happy Last Day of the Fall Semester! We hope everyone has a relaxing break.

Our office is open today - Thursday if you need us.

We will be closed 12/23 - 1/2 for Holiday Break & will reopen on Tuesday, 1/3 at 8:30am.

Our AVP, Holly Kirkpatrick, was excited to share financial aid information with High School Counselors at today's Counse...
12/02/2022

Our AVP, Holly Kirkpatrick, was excited to share financial aid information with High School Counselors at today's Counselor Workshop.

Thanks to everyone who joined us for our, "Dollars & Sense" budgeting workshop this afternoon!  Be on the lookout for mo...
12/01/2022

Thanks to everyone who joined us for our, "Dollars & Sense" budgeting workshop this afternoon!

Be on the lookout for more Common Cent$ workshops during the Spring semester.

Happy Thanksgiving!  We're so grateful we get to work with such a great community.  We hope the entire Arcadia community...
11/24/2022

Happy Thanksgiving! We're so grateful we get to work with such a great community. We hope the entire Arcadia community has a great day! πŸ¦ƒ

Just a reminder, our office is closed for the holiday & will reopen on Monday.

11/18/2022

Questions about forms you need to complete for this year? Wondering about applying for aid for next year?

We will be offering 5 minute appointments on Monday, 11/21 so students can check in with Financial Aid from 10am-2pm.

Sign up: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f094facad2ea3fc1-financial4

Walk-Ins are also welcome!

We honor all veterans & are grateful for their service. πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈDid you know that Holly Kirkpatrick, the Assistant VP of Finan...
11/11/2022

We honor all veterans & are grateful for their service. πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ

Did you know that Holly Kirkpatrick, the Assistant VP of Financial Aid, is Arcadia's Veteran School Certifying Official? Holly & our office are here to assist veterans in the Arcadia community. Contact [email protected] with questions or if you need assistance.

11/08/2022

11/01/2022

News Flash, it's NOVEMBER! Current students, the application for the Spring Campus Achievement Award is now open. Deadline to apply is Dec. 1st.

www.arcadia.edu/finaidforms

10/31/2022

Happy Halloween, Knights! πŸŽƒ

10/18/2022

πŸ“’ The Student Loan Debt Relief Application is LIVE at: StudentAid.gov/debtrelief/apply

Remember that StudentAid.gov is the only place to apply for one-time student loan debt relief. You can apply any time before the end of next year, Dec. 31, 2023.
If you submitted your application during the beta period, you’re all set! You don’t need to apply again.

Learn more about debt relief on our FAQ page: StudentAid.gov/debtrelief

Congratulations to our Wellness Fair winner, Sean!  Enjoy your prizes!
10/12/2022

Congratulations to our Wellness Fair winner, Sean! Enjoy your prizes!

We had a great time meeting students at today's Wellness Fair.  We brought the financial aid info & a taste of Fall with...
10/07/2022

We had a great time meeting students at today's Wellness Fair. We brought the financial aid info & a taste of Fall with our apple cider!

10/01/2022

READY, SET....FAFSA!

Priority FAFSA deadlines:

Incoming students: March 1st
Returning students: April 1st

We will begin reviewing incoming students for aid in late Nov/early Dec. Returning students will be reviewed starting in mid-March.

Go to https://studentaid.gov to file the 23-24 FAFSA at anytime.

P.S. If you still haven't filed for 22-23, that FAFSA is also available.

The Gilman International Scholarship application deadline for programs starting December 1, 2022, to October 31, 2023, i...
09/29/2022

The Gilman International Scholarship application deadline for programs starting December 1, 2022, to October 31, 2023, is October 6th at 11:59 pm Pacific Time!

The Scholarship provides up to $5,000 for students receiving Pell Grants.

Learn more & apply: gilmanscholarship.org.

Our office is closed today for Labor Day but we'll be back tomorrow.We hope everyone has a relaxing day as we say goodby...
09/05/2022

Our office is closed today for Labor Day but we'll be back tomorrow.

We hope everyone has a relaxing day as we say goodbye to summer. 🌞

08/31/2022

Fall aid is now on student accounts. Missing aid? Check your email for a list of forms that are needed to process the aid & get it onto your account.*

*Please note it takes about a week to process aid once forms have been received.

Welcome to our new Knights and welcome back to our returners! πŸŽ‰If you need to get in touch with our office:πŸ’»: finaid@arc...
08/29/2022

Welcome to our new Knights and welcome back to our returners! πŸŽ‰

If you need to get in touch with our office:
πŸ’»: [email protected]
☎: 215-572-2980

We're open M-F from 8:30am-5pm & are located in Kistler Hall, Room 5.

Looking for ways to cover your balance?  Check out arcadia.edu/financingoptions to review the options that are available...
08/04/2022

Looking for ways to cover your balance? Check out arcadia.edu/financingoptions to review the options that are available.

Arcadia University is a member of the SAGE Tuition Discount Program, a component of the Pennsylvania TAP (Tuition Account Program). For more information visit the Sage Scholars or PATAP websites. Arcadia's reward cap is $15,600 which is divided equally over 4 years.

DYK actual aid will post to accounts on 8/29?  (one month from today)If any forms are missing or there are any outstandi...
07/29/2022

DYK actual aid will post to accounts on 8/29? (one month from today)

If any forms are missing or there are any outstanding issues, aid will not post. You can review your account on the Financial Aid Portal (https://finaid.arcadia.edu). Reach out to us with any questions as well.

DYK, that you can find everything you need related to your aid & forms on the Financial Aid Portal (https://finaid.arcad...
07/21/2022

DYK, that you can find everything you need related to your aid & forms on the Financial Aid Portal (https://finaid.arcadia.edu)?

Oh, and if per chance you happen to forget your portal password, just reach out to [email protected] & we can reset it for you!

Due to the COVID-19 payment pause, the interest rate for the majority of federal student loans is still set at 0%.​After...
07/19/2022

Due to the COVID-19 payment pause, the interest rate for the majority of federal student loans is still set at 0%.​

After this benefit ends, the πŸ†• fixed rates below will apply for loans disbursed from July 1, 2022, to June 30, 2023.​

Learn more: https://t.co/mVsXB9s8Wt https://t.co/f67V02H89F

Our office is closed today for the 4th of July holiday & will reopen tomorrow.We hope everyone has a safe & relaxing day...
07/04/2022

Our office is closed today for the 4th of July holiday & will reopen tomorrow.

We hope everyone has a safe & relaxing day. πŸŽ†

🚨 Attention Returning Students!  The deadline to apply for the Campus Achievement Award for fall is TOMORROW.  Apply at ...
05/31/2022

🚨 Attention Returning Students! The deadline to apply for the Campus Achievement Award for fall is TOMORROW. Apply at http://arcadia.edu/finaidforms. 🚨

If your current income is less than the prior-prior year income reported on the FAFSA, email [email protected] to request a reduced income form, include a brief explanation of the income change in your request.

05/30/2022

Our office is closed today in observation of Memorial Day. We'll be back tomorrow. We hope everyone has a safe & restful day.

Congratulations  !  It's been a pleasure working with you all (Graduate & Undergraduate students) & we wish you the best...
05/20/2022

Congratulations ! It's been a pleasure working with you all (Graduate & Undergraduate students) & we wish you the best on your future endeavors. πŸŽ“

05/16/2022

Returning Students...don't miss out on applying for the Campus Achievement Award for the fall. Deadline to apply is June 1st.

Apply at arcadia.edu/finaidforms.

05/10/2022

Congratulations on a great school year, Knights! Enjoy your summer!

We're here all summer (M-F 8:30am-5pm) if you need us.

Congratulations to the Arcadia Gilman Recipients! 🌎
05/05/2022

Congratulations to the Arcadia Gilman Recipients! 🌎

04/28/2022

Pennsylvania residents need to submit their 22-23 by May 1st to be considered for a state grant. So file your today because on Sunday...

04/08/2022

Today's 🌞 has us thinking about warm weather which means the end of the spring semester is approaching. If you have any outstanding paperwork for the 21-22 school year, the deadline to submit is 4/22 (2 weeks).

Questions? Contact your Counselor or email [email protected].

04/01/2022

No April Fools here, PA residents must file the FAFSA by 5/1 to be considered for a state grant. Don't miss out on aid, file your FAFSA on time!

Happy March!  Returning students, don't forget the priority deadline to apply for aid is 4/1.You'll need to submit:πŸ”΄ 22-...
03/01/2022

Happy March!

Returning students, don't forget the priority deadline to apply for aid is 4/1.

You'll need to submit:
πŸ”΄ 22-23 FAFSA (studentaid.gov)
πŸ”΄ 22-23 Arcadia Financial Aid Application (arcadia.edu/finaidforms)

01/24/2022

The Gilman-McCain Scholarship application is also open! Receive $5,000 if you're a child dependent of an active duty military member and receive any type of Title IV Federal Financial Aid to go abroad on an in-person or virtual program.

gilmanscholarship.org

Thinking about in-person or virtual study abroad? Receive up to $5,000 (or up to $8,000 if you’re studying a Critical Ne...
01/20/2022

Thinking about in-person or virtual study abroad? Receive up to $5,000 (or up to $8,000 if you’re studying a Critical Need Language) to go abroad on an in-person or virtual program if you’re a U.S. citizen and Federal Pell Grant recipient!

gilmanscholarship.org

Welcome back, Knights!  Just a reminder, our office is open M-F from 8:30am-5pm and ready to assist you.  You can reach ...
01/18/2022

Welcome back, Knights!

Just a reminder, our office is open M-F from 8:30am-5pm and ready to assist you.

You can reach us:

☎: 215-572-2980
πŸ’»: [email protected]

Or you can also reach out to your personal counselor directly:

https://www.arcadia.edu/admissions/financial-aid-scholarships/ask-counselor

Graduate students enrolled in full-time or cohort programs are assigned a financial aid counselor based on program. Those in part-time, non-cohort programs are assigned based on the first letter of their last name.

We WISH you all Happy Holidays!Our office is closed for Holiday Break until Tuesday, January 4th.  We look forward to wo...
12/23/2021

We WISH you all Happy Holidays!

Our office is closed for Holiday Break until Tuesday, January 4th. We look forward to working with you in 2022!

Happy Thanksgiving, Knights! πŸ¦ƒ
11/25/2021

Happy Thanksgiving, Knights! πŸ¦ƒ

11/23/2021

Our office will be closing at 5pm today & will reopen on 11/29.

The deadline to submit fall paperwork is 12/3. If you're heading home this weekend, check the Portal to make sure you don't need to grab anything while you are there.

Address

450 S Easton Road
Abington, PA
19038

Opening Hours

Monday 8:30am - 5pm
Tuesday 8:30am - 5pm
Wednesday 8:30am - 5pm
Thursday 8:30am - 5pm
Friday 8:30am - 5pm

Telephone

(215) 572-2980

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