The Financial Aid Office has applications and information about financial aid to help students pay college expenses. While appointments for students are advised and preferred, walk-ins are accommodated when possible.
a. Full-time students
A number of financial aid programs for full-time students, including federal programs; Pell, FSEOG, Federal Work Study, and student loans. Full-time students may apply for the NYS Tuition Assistance Program (TAP) and Cayuga grants and scholarships. These programs are based upon need, established through evaluation of application information.
b. Part-time students
Part-time students taking three or more credits may be eligible for federal Pell Grant or NYS Aid for Part-time Study. Students taking six or more credits may be eligible for student loans. Additionally, there are a number of college grants and scholarships for which part-time students may be eligible. Remember that taking attendance is important for determining financial aid eligibility.