13 02, 2017

I probably don’t qualify for aid. Should I apply for aid anyway?

2017-02-13T17:47:33-05:00

Yes. Many families mistakenly think they don't qualify for aid and prevent themselves from receiving financial aid by failing to apply for it. In addition, there are a few sources of aid such as unsubsidized [...]

I probably don’t qualify for aid. Should I apply for aid anyway?2017-02-13T17:47:33-05:00
13 02, 2017

Do I have to reapply for financial aid every year?

2017-02-13T17:47:07-05:00

Yes. You must apply for financial aid every year. If your financial circumstances change, you may get more or less aid. Note that your eligibility for financial aid may change significantly, especially if you have [...]

Do I have to reapply for financial aid every year?2017-02-13T17:47:07-05:00
13 02, 2017

Why can’t I submit my financial aid application before January 1?

2017-02-13T17:42:39-05:00

The need analysis process for financial aid uses the family's income and tax information from the most recent tax year to judge your eligibility for need-based financial aid during the upcoming academic year. Since the [...]

Why can’t I submit my financial aid application before January 1?2017-02-13T17:42:39-05:00
13 02, 2017

When should I apply?

2017-02-13T17:42:15-05:00

You can apply for financial aid even before you've been accepted to a college or soon after you file your taxes. Most applicants follow this guideline: For summer and fall, we recommend that you apply immediately [...]

When should I apply?2017-02-13T17:42:15-05:00
13 02, 2017

How do I apply for TAP?

2017-02-13T17:40:28-05:00

The TAP (Tuition Assistance Program) application is for New York State residents to apply for NY State financial aid. Once you complete your FAFSA online, you will get to the Confirmation Page. Click on the [...]

How do I apply for TAP?2017-02-13T17:40:28-05:00
13 02, 2017

How do I apply for financial aid?

2017-02-13T17:37:44-05:00

You can complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) electronically from your computer or with a paper application. The FAFSA is the application form required for all federal and state aid. The FAFSA [...]

How do I apply for financial aid?2017-02-13T17:37:44-05:00