Higher Education Resources
You can search for scholarships, explore majors and careers and find tools to help you ace exams in the Job & Career Education Center. Our collection of reference and circulating materials includes scholarship books and study guides for a plethora of exams, including the GRE, LSAT and CLEP, among many others. Additionally, you can access the Testing and Education Reference Center with your library card, giving you access to even more study guides and practice tests which you can access from your home computer.
Financial Aid Resources:
Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency- PHEAA: The Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency offers a wide range of services, from general financial aid advice, to FAFSA and loan application assistance, to directly awarding grant money to qualifying PA residents.
Pittsburgh Promise: If you’ve attended Pittsburgh Public Schools from 9th to 12th grades, have a 2.5 GPA and 90% attendance record, you may be eligible for a scholarship of up to $5,000 towards tuition and expenses at a Pennsylvania college or university.
NEED: NEED provides career and college access services that empower youth from the Pittsburgh region to aspire to, learn about, prepare for and complete higher education.