Office of Financial Aid

We help students and families navigate federal and state financial aid at every stage of the process, from application to graduation. We also provide counseling on budgeting, eligibility criteria, financial aid for study abroad, loans and available aid programs.

Updates + fast access to cost and financial aid information


Please email or call (585) 245-5731. If you need to submit documents to our office, please fax them to (585) 245-5717 or use our SECURE upload form.

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Recent News and Information



Excelsior Scholarship Application is Now Available!

The Excelsior Scholarship application for the fall 2022 is now open. New recipients that wish to be considered for the Excelsior program are required to apply before August 31st. (Previous recipients do not need to re-apply.) If you received an estimated Excelsior Scholarship in your financial aid award package, you MUST still apply and be awarded by New York State in order to receive the award.

Geneseo Named Best Value

The Princeton Review has again named SUNY Geneseo as a Best Value College in 2022. Two hundred and nine colleges were chosen out of 650, based on a combination of institutional and student survey data, including academic rigor, affordability, and career outcomes for graduates, among others.

Now Available - Summer Aid Application

If you plan to take courses this summer and wish to be considered for financial aid, please complete our Summer Financial Aid application. For more information on summer aid, click here.

Need to Submit Documents to the Office of Financial Aid?

If you need to submit documents to finalize your financial aid application, please use our SECURE upload form. This method is preferred over snail mail or email. 

College Information and Student Right to Know

Find out important information about SUNY Geneseo, including campus-wide policies and procedures. 

Questions About Financial Aid?

Check out this video to learn more about financial aid at SUNY Geneseo.

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Office of Financial Aid

104 Erwin Hall
1 College Circle
Geneseo, NY, 14454

Phone: 585-245-5731
Fax: 585-245-5717


Submit Documents: SECURE upload form

Office Hours

While classes are in session:


8 a.m.–4:15 p.m.

When classes are not in session (summer, winter, and spring breaks):


8 a.m.–4 p.m.