Welcome to the Office of Financial Aid

Our Mission

Student Financial Services (SFS) works collaboratively with University offices to provide a high level of customer service. SFS strives to effectively communicate with students and their families regarding all financial matters from matriculation to graduation! The SFS team of the Office of Student Accounts (OSA) and the Office of Financial Aid (OFA) is here to assist all students, regardless of their economic resources, in obtaining financial assistance and the collection of student tuition and fees; while maintaining the fiscal and regulatory integrity of the University's financial programs. 

The Office of Financial Aid serves as a resource to help you through the process of obtaining financial assistance to pay for college. Utilize the navigation bar to find detailed information about the different aid programs, click below for important announcements, program specific financial aid information and checklists, or contact our office to speak with someone directly. We are here to help!

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IMPORTANT NOTICES

CARES Relief Fund

The Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund, CARES Act, was created to provide assistance to eligible Millersville University students whose lives have been impacted by the disruption of campus operations during the spring semester due the coronavirus, COVID-19. These funds are available to assist students with educational costs such as food, housing, course materials, technology expenses, health care, and childcare during these uncertain times.

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 Office Closure

Millersville University and the Office of Financial Aid is currently closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. However, our staff is working remotely during our normal business hours to ensure that financial aid continues to be processed for students.

Our phone lines are open Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 9:00am to 3:00pm. For questions regarding your financial aid you can call 717-871-5100 during these times or you can email us.

If you are calling the office, please make sure to have your Millersville ID number ready and be prepared to verify your identity. If you are emailing us, please make sure to include your full name and Millersville ID number in your email. During this transition, please allow 3-5 business days for a response. We truly appreciate your patience and understanding!

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 Other Important Reminders:

  • To view your financial aid outstanding requirements, log in to your myVILLE Student Portal/MAX Account and click on the Financial Aid tab.
  • If you have not completed your FAFSA application for the upcoming 2020-2021 academic year, please go studentaid.gov to apply now using our school code: 003325.
  • To be considered for PA State Grant, please complete your FAFSA prior to May 15, 2020.
  • If you are interested in applying for Summer financial aid, please log in to your  myVILLE Student Portal and complete the Summer Aid Application on your MAX account.  Click here for more details.
  • If you need to apply for a Summer Alternative/Private Loan, please make sure that you are requesting a summer only loan when completing your application with your lender.
  • If you are applying for loans for the upcoming 2020-2021 academic year (Fall/Spring), we recommend waiting until May 1st to begin applying for those loans.  Click here for more information.
  • Returning students will be packaged with financial aid beginning July 1.

We apologize for the inconvenience. Please browse the Financial Aid website for more information.

FAFSA

The FAFSA is the application used by the Department of Education to determine what types of financial aid you may qualify for. Completing the FAFSA is free, quick, and gives you access to the largest source of financial aid to pay for college.

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FAFSA School Code

To start the financial aid process, it is recommended to complete the FAFSA. To have your information sent to Millersville University, you must include our School Code: 003325 - Check out Applying for Aid for more info!

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SCHOLARSHIP UNIVERSE

The Office of Financial Aid has just released a new scholarship portal for all Millersville students with thousands of properly vetted outside scholarship offers! For other scholarship information, check out our Grants & Scholarships page.

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PHEAA State Grant

PHEAA State Grants are awarded to Pennsylvania residents who are degree-seeking undergraduate students, and have not yet earned a bachelor's degree. To apply, students must file their FAFSA prior to May 1st each year.

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ANNOUNCEMENTS

View important financial aid reminders and announcements!

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Your Financial Aid Checklist

View checklists and other information related directly to your program of study and grade level!

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  • Contact Info

    Lyle Hall, 2nd Floor, Room 241

    Office Hours:
    Standard: Mon.-Fri. 8:00am to 4:30pm (mid-Aug. to mid-May); Summer: Mon.-Fri. 8:00am to 4:00pm (mid-May to mid-Aug.)

    Phone: 717-871-5100                           
    Fax:  717-871-7980 
    Email: fa.mail@millersville.edu

    USPS Mailing Address:
    Office of Financial Aid
    Millersville University
    P.O. Box 1002
    Millersville, PA 17551-0302

    Address for UPS/FedEx:
    Office of Financial Aid
    Lyle Hall, 2nd Floor
    40 Dilworth Rd
    Millersville, PA 17551-0302