Financial Aid

Alerts and Important Information

2019-20 Excelsior Scholarship application

  • The Excelsior Scholarship application for the 2019-20 aid year is now open. For more information and to apply, visit NYS Higher Education Services Corporation (HESC)
  • Current Excelsior Scholarship recipients do not need to complete a new Excelsior application. However, a NYS Student Aid Payment Application (TAP application) must be submitted every year thereafter.
  • Applicants must have a combined federal adjusted gross income of $125,000 or less.

Summer Financial Aid 

  • For information on how to use financial aid for summer registration please click here.
  • For general information about summer session please click here.

Scholarship Application Portal Now Open

  • Attention full-time students with a cumulative 3.0 GPA or higher who plan to return full-time to Binghamton University for fall 2019 and spring 2020: You may be eligible to apply for a Binghamton University scholarship offered for the 2019-20 academic year! The deadline to apply is Friday, April 26, 2019.
  • If you have additional questions, please e-mail

Degree Applicable Credit Requirements for NYS Aid Recipients

View updated information on degree applicable credit requirements for NYS aid recipients.