Financial Aid Programs

Net Price Calculator

The Net Price Calculator has been established by the U.S. Federal Government to assist first-time, full-time undergraduate students in determining the average amount of financial aid they would qualify for, based on age and financial data.

Use the following link to see a comprehensive list of aid programs that may be combined or used individually.

2019-2020 Financial Aid Programs

Explanation of Abbreviations 
FAFSA = Free Application for Federal Student Aid
PELL-SAR = Student Eligibility Report PELL Grant
NYSHESC = New York State Higher Education Service Corp
TAP = Tuition Assistance Program
PLUS = Parent Student Loans for Undergraduate Students

Additional State Funds Available

  • Grants to Native American Students
  • Vietnam and Gulf War Veterans Tuition Award
  • Aid for Part-time Study (APTS)

Additional Federal Funds Available

  • Aid to Native American Students
  • Veterans – GI bill
  • Children of deceased or disabled veterans

Other Regional and/or Organizational Funds Available

  • CNY Works
  • Access VR
  • Say Yes to Education
  • SEIU 1199 Training Fund
  • SUNY Upstate Tuition Benefit
  • CSEA/UUP State Employee Tuition Benefits

If you qualify for one or more of these programs, please contact the financial aid office for assistance.

Eligibility for and awarding of student aid is governed by federal and state regulations. For more information about the policies and procedures of these funds, please contact or visit the financial aid office.