Contact Financial Aid

Sherri Smith

Sherri Smith

Financial Aid Coordinator
School Certifying Official for veteran educational benefits
Phone: 724-334-6047
Email: [email protected]
Office: 001J in Enrollment Services, Administration Bldg.


Sherri has a Bachelor of Science from Penn State, is married to a Penn Stater and has been working in the financial aid and admissions departments since 2019. She has four children (three of them are Nittany Lions!). She administers the campus-wide Federal Work Study Program and serves as a School Certifying Official for veteran educational benefits. She loves to spend time with her family, her Himalayan cat, her English cream retriever, and her daughter's Cavachon. Sherri is available to answer questions regarding your financial aid.

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If you need to contact us regarding university and campus scholarships or student financial aid, please note the following:

  • Delegate Access (Allowing your parent/guardian to access your financial aid and budget information) is required for representatives to speak with your parent about your record. 

  • Have your nine-digit Penn State ID number available when you call.