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New York State Tuition Assistance Program (NYS TAP)

Overview of the Tuition Assistance Program

Geneseo's School Code - 0920 Undergrad (SUC Geneseo)

The Tuition Assistance Program (TAP) provides need-based grants to help eligible New York State residents meet tuition expenses at in-state public and private colleges. Awards range start at $500 per year and range up to full tuition or $5,000, whichever is less. Your award amount will depend on your parents' and your New York State net taxable income. The deadline for applying for TAP is May 1 of the academic year you are seeking aid.

HESC's website - - is filled with information about TAP - eligibility requirements, application procedures, getting TAP estimates, and checking your award on-line. They also offer information on college and career planning and other state grants.

Additional Information & Frequently Asked Questions

What information do I need to complete NYS TAP Application?

What are the income and award limits?

Frequently Asked Questions answered by NYS HESC



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