Academic Requirements

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Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP)

There are academic requirements that must be met in order to qualify for and remain eligible for Federal and New York State Financial Aid. 

Please review the charts below:

1. Federal (Title IV) Academic Requirements: 

2. New York State Tuition Assistance Program (TAP) Academic Requirements:

Financial Aid Lifetime Limits

There are limits to the number of years undergraduate students can receive federal PELL and NYS TAP.

Deadline for Financial Aid Appeals


Summer 2021: July 27, 2021

Fall 2021: October 01, 2021
Spring 2022: March 04, 2022

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Last Updated: 08/17/2021 16:00