State University Supplemental Tuition Award (SUSTA)
- Students must receive a TAP award in the term in which SUSTA is received.
- Students must be an undergraduate.
- Students must have federally calculated financial need.
- Students must complete both the TAP application and the free application for federal student aid.
This grant is funded by the New York State Division of Budget and is allocated to Empire State College annually. Due to limited SUSTA funding, not all students eligible to receive SUSTA will receive a grant. The maximum amount of SUSTA that a student may receive in any one term is $500.
Name: SUC Empire State College
Graduate: 5680 (for graduate students applying for Veteran Tuition Awards)
Students planning to attend summer 2018, fall 2018 or spring 2019 should apply for financial aid for 2018-2019 by submitting the FAFSA. The Financial Aid office will begin receiving these appications and processing them shortly. The priority deadline to apply for financial aid for 2018-2019 is April 1, 2018.
Students planning to attend 2017-2018 should apply for financial aid immediately.
The application period for the New York State Excelsior Scholarship is now closed for 2017-2018.