Contact Financial Aid

Contact us regarding university and campus scholarships, student financial aid, and the campus PaSSS Program.

Ashley Traini

Financial Aid Coordinator

Ashley holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Penn State University. She provides assistance on all Financial Aid matters including the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), loans, grants and scholarships. A proud alumna of the New Kensington campus, Ashley actively serves as a board member of the Penn State New Kensington Alumni Society. Ashley is also an avid traveler with some favorite destinations including the Caribbean and Disney World. Cheering on the Pittsburgh Pirates is another favorite activity.

Phone: 724-334-6046
Email: atraini@psu.edu

Sherri Smith

Staff Assistant

Sherri has a Bachelor of Science from Pennsylvania State University and is a mother of four children.  Sherri assists students and families with financial aid questions. She is on the Faculty Speaker Series Committee, administers the campus-wide work-study program and serves as a veterans certifying official.

Phone: 724-334-6047
Email: ssmith@psu.edu