NEWS and UPDATES -last updated Oct. 3, 2013
» Did you accept a PLUS loan?
Just like student loans, fall semester Plus loans disburse once a week starting in early Sept. But what if yours hasn't paid out yet? If it has not disbursed then it's likely that your parent still needs to complete the credit check application. These instructions help parents navigate the application process: PLUS REQUEST
» Are you all set for fall?
View our financial aid checklist here!
» Do You Need Help Doing the IRS Data Retrieval?
This tutorial is a must-see for anyone whose 13/14 FAFSA has been selected for verification! If you have been sent a letter by our office and see 'PTAX12 or STAX12' listed as a requirement under ELIGIBILITY in the financial aid module of my.newpaltz then you will want to complete the data retrieval process as outlined in this tutorial!» Prospective Freshmen
1- Preliminary Award notices for incoming freshman applicants who have completed their FAFSA are being mailed home on a rolling basis on/after March 20th 2013.
2- Actual award packages for students who paid a deposit will be available to accept/decline on my.newpaltz after May 1st. (Note- if we have mailed you verification documents then you need to submit that info info to us ASAP so we can finalize your eligibility!)
3- View our checklist to ensure you've completed all your financial aid requirements.
» Access your Financial Aid info online:
» The FAFSA for 13/14 is now available online!
» PELL GRANT
Effective July 1st 2012, eligible students will be limited to receive Pell for a maximum of 12 full-time semesters (or the equivalent). You can read more about Pell Grant eligibility here: GRANTS