Choosing A College and Financial Aid Information

Free College Financial Aid Workshop
At Hudson Valley Community College in the Bulmer Telecommunication Center, 
Meeting Rooms 1 and 2. Staff will be available to answer questions and help with FAFSA filing. 
Pre-register online: www.hvcc.edu/finaid/workshops
Wednesday, April 10, 2018 at 6pm


To find links about Financial Aid and Scholarships go to theHigher Education Services Corporation website: https://www.hesc.ny.gov/



Choosing a College

Below are some websites to help you find a college that's right for you.

  • SUNY Home Page 
    The State University of NY contains 64 separate schools. Browse all 64 and sort by region, academic interests and athletics.
  • Collegeboard 
    The college board is a not-for-profit membership association whose mission is to connect students to college success and opportunity.
  • NY Colleges 
    Browse and search the list of private colleges in New York state.
  • College week Live 
    This is the world's biggest virtual college fair with hundreds of colleges and universities from around the world exhibiting and tens of thousands of attendees.
  • Common applications 
    Click on the above website to download the common application used at many suny schools.
  • FAFSA 
    The Free Application for Federal Student Aid. File your FAFSA online.
  • TAP 
    Apply online for NYS Tuition Assistance Program (TAP)
  • Princeton Review 
    Explore state and private schools organized by the latest college rankings. Princeton Review also includes resources for career planning and financial aid.
  • My Majors 
    Find a major and search for the right college!