There are many different programs available to assist families in meeting the cost of higher education. Although every family’s financial aid package will be different, each consists of a combination of grants, loans and/or work study.

Aid is also available for study abroad and winter/summer sessions.

Basic responsibility for financing higher education rests with students and their families; financial aid is offered to supplement the family's maximum financial effort.

Types of Aid:

   > Federal Subsidized
   > Federal Unsubsidized
   > Perkins Loan
   > Nursing Loan
   > Graduate PLUS Loan
   > Parent PLUS Loan
   > Alternative (Private) Loans

   > Federal Pell Grant
   > Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity (FSEOG)
   > TEACH Grant
   > New York State Grants
   > New York State Aid for Part-time Study (APTS)

Student Employment

    > Binghamton University Scholarships
    > Outside Scholarships


Last Updated: 9/14/15