Step by Step Process

  1. Prepare

  2. Application Steps

    Complete step-by-step process.

  3. Accept Offers

    1. Your Financial Aid award offer will be issued when FAFSA is complete.
    2. Accept your financial aid package via the Penguin Portal.
    3. Accept your aid

FAFSA - Federal Application for Student Aid

$8.1 million in scholarships awarded annually

Federal & State
Financial Aid

Completing your FAFSA is the first step toward receiving ANY financial aid or scholarships.

Scholarships, Assistantships & Student Employment

You may qualify for awards funded by the YSU Foundation. Many also choose to work at an on-campus job.