Welcome to the Empire State College Financial Aid office.

Announcement: Students planning to attend Fall 2017 (which begins on September 11, 2017 and October 30, 2017) and Spring 2018 should complete the 2017-2018 FAFSA online at www.fafsa.ed.gov listing school code 010286 in order for federal financial aid eligibility to be determined.  Students may also apply for financial aid ahead of time for 2018-2019 (for terms beginning in May 2018) by completing the 2018-2019 FAFSA.

For information regarding the New York State Excelsior Scholarship please visit New York State Higher Education Services Corporation, or view a list of Excelsior Scholarship FAQs here.

Wondering how to pay for your studies at Empire State College? Have questions about scholarships, loans and other kinds of aid? Start with our Introduction and FAQs page to review our Step by Step Guide to Financial Aid. You'll find the help and answers you need here.

Contact us

financialaid@esc.edu

Fax: 518-581-2782

Mailing Address: 
Empire State College
Financial Aid
111 West Ave.
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866

Questions? Contact the Student Information Center at 518-587-2100 or 800-847-3000.

FAFSA Info

Code: 010286
Name: SUC Empire State College

TAP Codes

Undergraduate: 0913
Graduate: 5680 (for graduate students applying for Veteran Tuition Awards)

Announcements

Students planning to attend the 2017-2018 should apply for financial aid immediately.  Students may also get a head start on applying for financial aid for 2018-2019 by submitting the FAFSA after October 1, 2017. 

You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to view the PDF files on this site. If Acrobat Reader is not installed on your computer, you can download it for free from Adobe's site. If you are still unable to view the file, please contact us at financialaid@esc.edu or call 800-847-3000.

Take the Next Step

Ready to advance your education and career? There’s no time like the present. Apply now, or learn more about SUNY Empire at one of our information sessions.