Important Information for Students Attending the Summer Term
Financial aid is awarded for the fall and spring terms. Aid for summer will start to be reviewed and awarded in April 2018. Once we begin awarding, if you registered for the summer term, we will award your aid within five business days after your file is complete. You can refer to your MyESC student account (login required) to confirm that your aid is pending within 48 hours after your aid is available and after you are registered.
Please refer to our summer TAP section for more information on special provisions that effect the New York State Tuition Assistance Program during the summer term. For NY state aid purposes, aid will be awarded for the May term initially. Students will receive NY state aid only for the May courses if enrolled in both May and June courses. Students who only enroll in the June courses, will have NY state aid awarded for the June courses.
Summer loans are automatically determined based on the results of the current year's FAFSA if you have an entrance loan counseling form on file with Empire State College. For Federal aid purposes all courses taken for May and or June will count toward overall enrollment for the term. If you are attending a summer term that consists of less than 15 weeks, your aid will be adjusted accordingly. Please contact the Financial Aid office for details.
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 2018, fall 2018 or spring 2019 should apply for financial aid for 2018-2019 by submitting the FAFSA. The priority deadline to apply for financial aid for 2018-2019 is April 1, 2018.
The Financial Aid Office will begin awarding summer 2018 financial aid for students enrolled in the summer term beginning in April 2018.