College Information and Scholarships
FAFSA (Federal Pell Grant)
The Free Application for Federal Student Aid is the form that the federal government, states, colleges, and other organizations used to award financial aid. Submitting the FAFSA application is your key to accessing grants, scholarships, work-study programs, and federal student loans. The FAFSA application process began on October 1, 2020. It only takes 30 minutes on average to complete when you’re prepared.
Free Help to Complete the FAFSA Process
Rochester College Access Network (RCAN)
New York State Tuition Assistance Program (TAP)
The New York State Tuition Assistance Program (TAP) helps eligible New York residents pay tuition at approved schools in New York. Depending on the academic year in which you begin college, an annual TAP award can be up to $5,165. However, you must apply for FAFSA first before you can apply for TAP.