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)
Students planning to attend summer 2019, fall 2019 or spring 2020 may apply for aid by submitting the 2019-2020 FAFSA on or after October 1, 2018.
If you are attending the summer 2019 term, you must have all financial aid applications, additional financial aid requirements/documents and appeals submitted and any student loans accepted by the deadline of April 11, 2019 in order ensure the processing of your aid eligibility by the summer payment deadline of May 2.