Academic Requirements

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


Students must:

  • Maintain the required GPA (Grade Point Average)
  • Complete the required # of credits per semester


Please review the charts below:

1. Federal (Title IV) Academic Requirements:

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

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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

Fall 2019: October 16th 2019
Spring 2020: March 11th, 2020