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  • Continuing in our commitment to provide quality services to our students in a timely manner, students may walk-in or schedule an appointment by calling 718-482-5242 to complete their FAFSA and TAP on the web. Staff will be available to answer your questions.

    The Student Financial Services provides you assistance with FAFSA and TAP online applications, along with additional information, financial aid counseling, and assistance in completing your forms. The office conducts regular daily workshops to help you with your financial aid applications and operates a Financial Aid lab to allow you to file your FAFSA and TAP on the web.  You can also find the answers to your questions about completing the FAFSA at the following US Department of Education website.


    FAFSA on the web is immediate. In contrast, the response to a paper application takes 6-8 weeks. When you file your FAFSA on the Web, you will be able to apply for TAP on the Web as well. Have the following documents when filing on-line:


    • Your (and your parent's if required) 2013 federal and state tax returns, W2s and other financial records.
    • 2013 Statement of Child Support received/paid.
    • 2013 Combat pay or special combat pay (military)
    • Housing, food and living allowances paid to members of the military, clergy and others (including cash payments).
    • Veterans non-educational benefits.
    • Any untaxed income (Disability, Death Pension & Foreign Income)
    • Current Bank Statements (Student & Parent)
    • Records of other investments
    • Dependent student(s) should have their parent(s)' Social Security number(s) and Date of Birth (mm/dd/yyyy)
    • Date parent(s) were married/separated/divorced and/or disabled (mm/yyyy)
    • While on the FAFSA Confirmation Page, click on the link for New York State residents located just above "Your estimated Expected Family Contribution (EFC) is:" on the FAFSA confirmation screen to call up TAP on the Web.

    Students with a FAFSA PIN will have the opportunity to:

    • Check the status of financial aid applications (federal and state);
    • Check on loan account information;
    • Complete Pre-Loan Entrance Counseling for Direct Loans;
    • Complete Pre-Loan Entrance & Exit Counseling for Perkins Loans;
    • Access Selective Service Registration Record inquiries;
    • Access Financial Aid history (transcript) via the National Student Loan Database System (NSLDS); and
    • Access Veterans Administration Information.

    Keep your FAFSA PIN # in safe place. With your PIN#, you can go on-line to:
    » Pre-fill/renew your FAFSA
    » Make corrections on your application
    If you do not have a PIN#, you can apply for one by clicking on the following link www.pin.ed.gov 


    SFS Resource Center Schedules Room C-109 

    Monday - 9:00 A.M. - 6:30 P.M.

    Tuesday - 9:00 A.M. - 4:30 P.M.

    Wednesday - 9:00 A.M. - 4:30 P.M.

    Thursday - 9:00 A.M. - 6:30 P.M.

    Friday - 10:00 A.M. - 3:00 P.M.


    Workshops begin promptly at time indicated and last about 1 hour. Schedule may change when classes are not in session. 


    Direct Deposit of your financial aid, federal work study and loan checks into your bank account can be arranged by completing and submitting the Student Financial Assistance, Direct Deposit Request/Authorization Form to the Bursar. The Request Form is available at the Bursar's window C-110.

    Download Direct Deposit Form

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