Financial Aid

Direct Loan Forms

  • Entrance Loan Counseling: online student entrance loan counseling for direct Stafford loans and direct PLUS loans; required for all first-time loan applicants at Empire State College
  • Master Promissory Note: electronic master promissory note (MPN), which is the student loan application; required for all first-time loan borrowers at Empire State College
  • Exit Loan Counseling: online student exit-loan counseling for direct Stafford loan and direct PLUS loan borrowers; required for any loan recipient who will no longer borrow student loans with Empire State College.

Contact us

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.


Code: 010286
Name: SUC Empire State College

TAP Codes

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


The priority deadline to apply for financial aid for 2016-2017 is April 1, 2016.