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
Undergraduate Associate: 0916
Undergraduate Bachelor's: 0913
Graduate: 5680 (for graduate students applying for Veteran Tuition Awards)
If you are attending the spring 2020 term, the deadline to have all financial aid applications, additional financial aid requirements/documents and appeals submitted and any student loans accepted was December 6, 2019 in order ensure the processing of your aid eligibility by the spring payment deadline.
For students planning to enroll beginning in May 2020 or thereafter, the 2020-2021 FAFSA application is now available to complete.