PHEAA Webinars for February and March

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2/6/24 Tuesday Noon;   2/20/24 Tuesday 6:30pm

Advanced Planning for Financing Higher Education

The thought of Higher Education costs can be overwhelming, however planning and identifying what you can do to help lessen those costs is an important step.  It’s never too early or too late to start understanding what those costs are and what is available to help maintain, plan and help you make affordable decisions.  Join Dan Wray and Suzanne Sparrow of PHEAA’s PA Forward Private Loan Program in a one hour webinar to begin that process and become prepared.


2/8/24 Thursday 6:30pm;  2/22/24 Thursday Noon

Searching for Scholarships and Affording the Balance

There are many ways to pay for education, and one important step is to search and apply for Scholarships. More free money equals less borrowing.  This presentation will review the types of options available, along with tips on applying.  It will also offer samples of fun scholarship options to get you started.  We’ll then review what to do about the balances that might be left over in order to make affordable higher education decisions.  Join Suzanne Sparrow and Daniel Wray of PHEAA’s PA Forward Private Loan Program for an hour of detailed information on this topic.



Refinancing Education Debt – is it right for me    3/5/24 6:30pm


Join us for this informative one-hour webinar on refinancing education debt.  Current or previous students of any age with student loans may be overwhelmed with their current repayment options or are moving closer to the repayment phase and wonder if refinance may be a better solution.  PHEAA represented by Dan Wray and Suzanne Sparrow of PHEAA’s PA Forward Private Loan Program will explain the pros and cons, availability of programs and help those interested in understanding more about this topic.


Financial Aid Timeline – Financial Aid Timeline - Know what to do when     3/7/24 Noon and 3/26/2024 6:30pm


This one-hour presentation will provide the starting points and web resources for effective research before, during and after your student makes post-secondary decisions.  The journey will begin before high school and end in the land of understanding choices.  One thing is for certain – it’s never to early to start planning for a successful higher education experience. Join PHEAA’s Suzanne Sparrow and Dan Wray of PHEAA’s PA Forward Private Loan program as they guide you along the exciting, and sometimes bumpy, road to planning for an affordable education.  Knowing what to expect and to plan for it is the key, as Failing to plan, is Planning to fail!