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Financial Aid Workshop

Herkimer College will be having a financial aid workshop to assist parents and students filling out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).  The workshop will be:

Tuesday, February 12th at 6pm in the upstairs of the Library - Academic Support Center Computer Lab

The workshop will cover a brief overview of financial aid programs followed by a "hands on" filing the FAFSA and TAP applications.  Please register for this event at or call our office at 315-866-0300 ext. 8243


It's Time To File Your 2019-2020 FAFSA application

The 2019-2020 FAFSA application is available now, don't delay!  You will need your 2017 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 2 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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