Financial Aid

Financing your education is a major undertaking. We are here to guide you through it. Stop by or call our office any time, no appointment necessary.

Our financial aid counselors will assist you every step of the way, from the beginning of your time at NYSCAS. We can help you understand your eligibility and apply for financial aid, and answer any questions about private or federal loanswork-study, or scholarship opportunities.

Financial Aid Options

NYSCAS students may apply for:

For most options, you will need to complete and submit a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) each year you wish to receive aid. 

Contact Us

The best way to reach us is at by emailing, calling 1-844-868-7666, or visiting

You can also find financial aid contacts at specific sites in our directory.

Policies & Procedures

Awarding Policy  

Disbursement Policy  

Financial Aid Reference Documents  

Professional Judgment Policy  

Reporting Fraud Policy  

Student Loan Code of Conduct  

Verification Policy  

Withdrawal and Return of Funds