University of Pennsylvania Required Disclosures

The Higher Education Opportunity Act of 2008 requires the University to provide a list of student-related disclosures and policies, as well as information about how to obtain the required information. This information is provided below in a list format with links to the appropriate information. 

I. Non-Loan Related Disclosure Requirements

A. Availability of Institutional Financial Aid Information

  1. Notice of availability of financial aid information: http://www.sfs.upenn.edu/paying/index.htm
  2. Contact information for assistance in obtaining institutional or financial aid information: http://www.sfs.upenn.edu/contacts/index.htm

B. Student Financial Assistance

  1. Student financial aid information: http://www.sfs.upenn.edu/paying/index.htm
  2. Notice of federal student financial penalties for drug law violations http://www.sfs.upenn.edu/paying/eligibility-for-federal-aid-funds.htm

C. General Institutional Information

  1. Consumer information on College Navigator website: http://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?q=university+of+pennsylvania&s=all&pg=2&id=215062
  2. Price of attendance
  3. Net Price Calculator:
    1. http://www.sfs.upenn.edu/paying/paying-pro.htm
    2. http://netpricecalculator.collegeboard.org/participating-schools
  4. Refund policy, requirements for withdrawal and for the return of Title IV, HEA financial aid: 
    https://provost.upenn.edu/policies/pennbook/2013/02/13/financial-policies
  5. Banking Relationship Disclosures
    In compliance with the U.S. Department of Education's guidelines, Penn makes information on its marketing relationships with financial institutions publically available. Such disclosures can be found on the PennCard website. For additional information on banking options visit: http://www.srfs.upenn.edu/banking/index.htm

 Graduate/Professional Schools Cost of Attendance (COA):

II. Disclosures Related to Educational Loans

  1. State Grant assistance
    http://www.sfs.upenn.edu/paying/paying-grants-scholarships.htm
  2. Student loan information published by the Department of Education https://studentloans.gov/myDirectLoan/index.action
  3. National Student Data System
    https://www.nslds.ed.gov/nslds/nslds_SA/
  4. Entrance counseling for student borrowers
    https://studentloans.gov/myDirectLoan/index.action
  5. Exit counseling for student borrowers
    http://www.sfs.upenn.edu/loans/loans-exit-interview.htm
  6. Private education loan disclosures (including self-certification form)
    are provided to students by their private lenders.
  7. Code of Conduct for education loans
    http://www.finance.upenn.edu/vpfinance/fpm/1700/1700_pdf/1712.pdf
  8. Preferred lender lists: Penn does not have preferred lender lists.
  9. Preferred lender arrangements: Penn does not have preferred lender arrangements

HEOA Disclosure Requirements: