2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog
East Stroudsburg Normal School opened it doors on September 4, 1893. Today, ESU is a comprehensive university in northeastern Pennsylvania offering 58 undergraduate and 22 graduate degrees and is one of the 14 institutions in the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education.
2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog > Financial Aid
Financial aid is designed to help families offset the cost of a post-secondary education. A student’s financial aid package can be made up of grants and scholarships, which do not have to be repaid; loans, which must be repaid with interest; and student employment, which allows students to earn money.
More than 76 percent of East Stroudsburg University students receive some type of financial assistance. The more than $75 million in financial aid distributed to students during the 2015-2016 academic year included funding through grants, scholarships, loans, university employment and miscellaneous awards.
General Eligibility Requirements
Payment of Financial Aid
Forms of Financial Assistance
University Student Employment
Financial Aid Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) Policy
Maximum Time Frame
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