Davis College participates in the following financial aid programs:
New York State Tuition Assistance Program (TAP) -- for permanent NYS residents only, students are eligible for only six total semesters (can include summer semesters).
Federal PELL Grant - The Pell Grant is available to undergraduate students enrolled in at least three credit hours in a program leading to graduation. This grant is income based and the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) must be completed to receive the grant.
Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG) - awarded by Financial Aid Office to full-time students demonstrating financial need and by a first-come first-served basis.
Direct Loans (subsidized and unsubsidized) - In order to be eligible for student loans, students must maintain at least half-time status (six credits) and complete the Master Promissory Note. There are limits on how much a student can borrow each year and cumulatively. Payback begins after graduation/withdrawal; interest accrues on unsubsidized loans while student is in school.
Federal Direct PLUS Loans - PLUS loans are available to parents or grandparents of dependent students. Interest is charged during all periods.
Federal and College Work Study – All students are eligible to work on campus for up to 20 hours per week. Contact the Financial Aid Office for more information and to obtain a student worker application.
Institutional Scholarships – see link to the right for more information.
Aid for Part-Time Study – aid for part-time permanent NYS residents only (see Financial Aid Office about applying).
Vocational and Educational Services for Individuals with Disabilities (VESID) - New York State assistance for qualifying students. Contact your local office if you think you are eligible.
Veterans Affairs (VA) - Federal assistance offered to qualifying veterans and their dependents. Visit www.gibill.va.gov to apply.