Outside Scholarship/Resources

Listed below are numbers to call if you receive an incomplete notification or do not receive notification within six weeks of application filing:

To check the status of your FAFSA
319-337-5665
800-4-FEDAID
FAFSA.ed.gov

PHEAA Grant Line
800-692-7435
PHEAA Loan Line
800-692-7392
PHEAA.org

A helpful way to begin the search for additional financial assistance is on the Internet at FastWeb.com. Students are cautioned not to pay for financial aid information; these are free websites:

If you have questions about your educational loans, visit the National Consumer Law Center’s Student Loan Borrower Assistance Project. This website is a resource for borrowers, their families, and advocates representing student loan borrowers. This site is for people who already have student loans and want to know more about their options and rights.

If you would like to pay your education expenses monthly, you may be able to use Tuition Management Systems (TMS). TMS provides a payment plan for a small enrollment fee and includes personal account service, automated account information 24 hours a day, and access to your account through their web site. Visit the Tuition Management Systems web site for more information on payment options, education loans, free education payment counseling and the many ways they can help you afford education. You may also reach TMS by phone at 1.800.722.4867.