Welcome to the Empire State College Financial Aid office.
Announcement: Remember to actively accept your student loans if you have received an award letter!
If you are applying for financial aid for the spring 2022 term, please make sure that you have completed the 2021-2022 FAFSA and submitted all applications and any additional financial aid requirements/documents, as well as accepted any student loans you wish to borrow by the deadline date of December 6, 2021.
Wondering how to pay for your studies at SUNY 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:
- Financial Aid: Introduction and FAQ
- Financial Aid Programs and Eligibility Requirements
- Apply for Financial Aid
- Additional Request for Information
- Cost to Attend
- Important Information for Students Receiving Aid in Sessions Less than 15-Weeks
- Important Information for Students Attending the Summer Term
- Financial Literacy
- Looking for the Student Accounts Office or Information Regarding Your Refund?
Name: SUC Empire State College
Undergraduate Associate: 0916
Undergraduate Bachelor's: 0913
Graduate: 5680 (for graduate students applying for Veteran Tuition Awards)
For students who enrolled in summer 2021, fall 2021 and are planning to enroll in Spring 2022, please submit the 2021-2022 FAFSA. If you are attending the spring 2022 term, the deadline to have all financial aid applications, additional financial aid requirements/documents and appeals submitted and any student loans accepted is December 6, 2021 in order ensure the processing of your aid eligibility by the summer payment deadline.
For students who plan to enroll in courses beginning May 2022 and thereafter, please submit the 2022-2023 FAFSA.