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Transferring Students

If you are transferring to Herkimer College after applying for financial aid at another institution, you should follow the steps below.

Add our school code to your FAFSA

  • Log on to http://www.fafsa.gov
  • You will need your FSA ID to access your FAFSA, if you do not have one or forgot your FSA ID you can retrieve it or create it here
  • Select “Make Corrections” 
  • Add Herkimer College to your FAFSA (Federal School Code-004788)

Add our school code to your TAP application (NYS residents only)

  • Access http://www.hesc.ny.gov
  • Under "Student Access"  select: Change TAP College Code/Address
  • Log into HESCPIN Authentication System (this is not the same as your FSA ID)
  • Add Herkimer County Community College to your TAP application for the terms you will be attending (School Code-2254)

IMPORTANT: Contact Herkimer College’s Financial Aid Office within 10 business days to ensure they received your FAFSA and TAP applications. Our phone number is 315-574-4035 or request information online.