Applying for Aid: 2022-2023 Academic Year

The financial aid application process for the upcoming academic term begins on October 1 each year. In other words, if you intend to begin attending college in the 2022-23 term, you can apply for financial aid beginning on October 1, 2021.

All Alvernia University students are encouraged to complete and submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) as soon as possible. Please note that the filing deadline for Pennsylvania residents to be considered for the state grant is May 1. Most students are eligible for some type of financial aid regardless of family financial circumstances.


Select your student type to learn more about the Financial Aid application process:


Our Office of Student Financial Services is here to help you through the process, so please feel free to email or call us at 610-796-8201. You can also fax documents directly to us at 610-796-8336.


The Alvernia Financial Aid TV (FATV) tool offers a library of helpful financial aid tutorial videos. Here's a great playlist to get you started


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