Financial Aid

Alerts and Important Information

COVID-19 updates

CARES Act & HEERF: Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund

Get the answers to frequently asked questions about the impact of COVID-19 on financial aid and scholarships.

Read more information about the Restarting Binghamton Plan.

2022-23 FAFSA Now Available

The 2022-23 FAFSA opened on October 1st. Please visit studentaid.gov to submit your FAFSA. The recommended filing deadline is January 1st for new students and March 1st for current undergraduates and all graduate students. 

Important Information for Student Veterans

The Johnny Isakson and David P. Roe, M.D. Veterans Health Care and Benefits Improvement Act of 2020 requires educational institutions to make certain disclosures to students using federal military and/or VA educational benefits. To view and print a copy of an estimated personalized cost of attendance you can visit the SUNY Net Price Cost Calculator and select Binghamton University from the dropdown. Additional financial information can be found at the NCES College Navigator site. 

COVID Emergency Relief Flexibilities Extended

No interest is accruing on federal student loans (even if students are not in repayment) through January 31, 2022 due to the coronavirus/COVID-19 emergency. For more information please visit https://studentaid.gov/announcements-events/coronavirus

*NEW* Financial Aid Office Services update:

Fall Hours of Operation

Monday – Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. for walk-in service

Monday – Friday, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. for phone service at 607-777-2428

Email:  finaid@binghamton.edu

Schedule an appointment with a financial aid counselor*

Monday - Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. https://calendly.com/bingfinaid/facounselor

*Appointments can be scheduled via phone or Zoom and are reserved for more private, confidential discussions that include but are not limited to financial hardships, special circumstance appeals, Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) appeals, financial literacy, etc.

*NEW* Documents may be uploaded securely by visiting my.binghamton.edu and clicking on Financial Aid and Student Records Document Submission (available links section on the left). Select "Financial Aid Documents" to identify the type of document you are submitting. Scanned or attached documents will no longer be accepted via email.