The Office of Financial Aid assists students and their families with the process of applying for and receiving financial aid. Most financial aid at Pitt-Titusville is based on need. Awards can be "packages"—combinations of scholarships, grants, loans, and part-time employment. The amount and type of aid are dependent upon the student's demonstrated financial need and academic performance. To be considered for financial aid, students should complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The Pitt-Titusville school code is 008815.

Grants

The Federal Pell Grant Program provides need-based grants undergraduate students. Financial need is determined by the Department of Education using a standard formula. PHEAA administers the State Grant program and other educational aid to eligible Pennsylvania residents. Students must be enrolled at least half-time in a degree seeking undergraduate program.

Student Loans

A variety of student loan programs are available to students. Student loans programs include:

Scholarships

If you are a new, admitted freshman who plans to enroll full-time and live on campus, you may be eligible to receive a Pitt-Titusville Merit-based scholarship.

A wide variety of scholarship opportunities exist unrelated to Pitt-Titusville. There are many search services available such as FastWeb, ScholarshipExperts, and Scholarships.com.

Work Study

The Federal Work Study program (FWS) provides on campus employment opportunities for students enrolled at Pitt-Titusville. The purpose of the FWS is to allow students to earn a portion of the funds they need to meet their educational expenses

Eligibility

​Need-based financial aid includes most grants, many loans and part-time student employment through Federal Work Study. In making awards of need-based financial assistance, the Cost of Attendance and the family's ability to pay educational expenses are the most important factors. Learn more about determining financial need.

Contact Us

Our Staff is available during office hours to respond to your financial aid questions. No appointments are necessary. Students and families are assisted in the office on a walk-in basis, Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

We hope that our website will answer your questions about financial aid programs and the process to apply. If you need further assistance, please contact us at:

Office of Financial Aid
University of Pittsburgh at Titusville
504 E. Main Street
Titusville, PA 16354
uptaid@pitt.edu
(814) 827-4495
(814) 827-4522 (fax)