Herkimer College Alerts

Important COVID-19 updates and case tracker are available here.  

Instructions for accessing real-time remote classes are here.

Cost & Financial Aid

Everything you need to know about financial aid at Herkimer College.

Completing the FAFSA, 2021-2022


Excelsior Scholarship application available for Spring 2021

The Excelsior Scholarship application for Spring 2021 is now available for students to apply.  This application is for new spring 2021 students and/or for students that missed applying for the fall semester.  Students that are currently receiving the scholarship do not need to reapply for the spring semester.  For more information on this scholarship and to apply go to hesc.ny.gov/excelsior

Don't delay!!  The deadline to apply is February 11, 2021.


It's Time To File Your 2021-2022 FAFSA application

The 2021-2022 FAFSA application is available now, don't delay!  You will need your 2019 tax information to complete the application.  You can also file the New York State TAP application at the same time. On the confirmation page of the FAFSA there is a link for "would you like to start your state application now" select this to apply for your TAP award.  

New York will pay your student loan bill for two years!!!

Select the link below for details on this new loan program designed to assist students paying back their student loans.  Eligible students will have New York State pay on their student loans for two years.

Student Loan Program

Financial Literacy

Now you can improve your financial literacy with online courses through the SUNY Smart Track Financial Literacy Website.  You can learn about budgeting, identity theft and personal money management.  Set up an account and get started today!

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