Thursday, July 20, 2017

The deadline to apply for the State’s tuition-free college application is Friday, July 21, 2017


The deadline to apply for the State’s tuition-free college application is Friday, July 21, 2017
Source: Office of the Governor 

Governor Cuomo reminds New Yorkers that the deadline to apply for the State’s tuition-free college application is Friday, July 21, 2017.

The Governor said that "Through the Excelsior Scholarship program, students will be able to realize their dream of higher education no matter how much money is in their pocket or the neighborhood that they come from."

More than 940,000 middle-class families across New York State will be eligible for the scholarship, and the requirements are simple. In order to apply, students must:

·   Be residents of New York State

·   Plan to attend a SUNY or CUNY two- or four-year degree program

·   Take 30 credits per year and make progress towards graduation

·    Maintain good academic standing

·     Be on track to graduate with an Associate’s Degree in two years or a Bachelor’s Degree in four years






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