HSMSE Financial Aid Handbook 2017
HSMSE Scholarship Newsletter 2017
NEW FOR 2017: Available October 1, 2016: FAFSA 2017-2018 (Free Application for Federal Student Aid): for students entering college in the Fall 2017 and Spring 2018.
The CSS Profile is used by some colleges, universities, and scholarship programs to determine the amount of institutional funding they may be able to provide to students.
CSS Profile (available on October 1, 2016)
CSS Profile Program Guide (Downloadable as PDF)
CSS Profile List of Participating Colleges, Universities, and Scholarship Programs
CSS Profile tutorial
CSS Profile Interactive Presentation
You must request a FAFSA ID for yourself and your parent/guardian to submit your on-line FAFSA form. Please obtain a PIN by using the link below.
You should submit the FAFSA by November 1, 2016 to maximize your financial aid award. You must submit the FAFSA by November 30, 2016. To meet this deadline, you should your 2015 taxes to complete the FAFSA.
The HSMSE Counseling Office also suggests that you consult the Financial Aid Administrators or Officers (FAA or FAO) of the colleges to which you have applied, a tax professional, financial planner, the websites listed below, and the agencies and programs listed in this handbook.
Please see or contact Mr. Klein at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions!
Applying for financial aid can be a very confusing process please take time to review all this important information. Not doing so may cost you thousands of dollars!
Federal Financial Aid
FAFSA ID website
I forgot my FAFSA ID website
2017-2018 Federal Student Aid Info and Resources
2017-18 FAFSA (paper practice version)
2017-18 Completing the FAFSA
2017-18 FAFSA on the Web Worksheet
(To organize information– Do Not Submit!)
Understanding the FAFSA (The New School Dept of City Affairs)
You must check this out! Federal Student Aid Resources
Funding your Education: The Guide to Federal Student Aid (English)
Financial Aid Myths
Forbes Magazine: 2015 Guide for the FAFSA, CSS Profile, Expected Family Contribution (EFC)
US Tax Form 8863 Education Tax Credits Instructions
US Tax Form 8863 Education Tax Credits
FAFSA Espanol – Hoja de cálculo
Tipos de Ayuda Financiera (latest version)
Cómo costear sus estudios superiores: Guía sobre la ayuda federal para estudiantes
Asistencia Financiera Presentación de inscripción: 25 de enero 09 a.m. SUNY Centro de Reclutamiento de Estudiantes (CSR) – Colegio de Optometría, Schwarz Theater, Nueva York, NY
StudentAid.gov YouTube videos:
Overview of the Financial Aid Process
Overview of the FAFSA
How to Fill Out the FAFSA
Types of Federal Aid
After the FAFSA: What Happens Next
Repayment: What to Expect
New York State Financial Aid (TAP)
New York State Aid (TAP-HESC Website)
NYS Tips for completing FAFSA
Grants, Scholarships and Awards
SUNY Financial Aid Day Presentations (Please click to see dates and locations across New York City and New York State. (Please register for this event).
PRESENTACIÓN EN ESPAÑOL: SUNY Welcome Center, 1/16/2016, 10:30 am Registro
SUNY Financial Aid Presentation: Saturday, January 16, 10am Fashion Institute of Technology Please click to register.
PRESENTACIÓN EN ESPAÑOL: SUNY Welcome Center, 2/20/2016, 2:00 pm Registro
SUNY Financial Aid Presentation: Saturday, February 20, SUNY Downstate Medical Center Brooklyn, NY. 10:30am. Please click to register.
National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (NASFAA)
National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators
What Do Financial Aid Administrators Do?
NASFAA Tips for Undocumented Students
Financial Aid Award Letters
FinAid.org Financial Aid Calculators
College Board Net Price Calculator
Evaluating Financial Aid Award Letters
HSMSE Financial Aid Spreadsheet Handout
HSMSE Financial Aid Spreadsheet Worksheet