• You don't have to break the bank
    to invest in your future.

    Apply for Aid

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  • When it comes to paying for college, you have options.

    We offer grants, scholarships, federal work-study, tuition payment plans, on/off campus jobs, and information about loans to cover college costs such as tuition, books, supplies and transportation. You might be surprised to find out how much financial aid you can receive, regardless of your family’s income level. You won’t know what you are eligible for unless you apply!


  • 93%
    of our graduates have no student loan debt
    69%
    of full-time students receive some form of financial aid
    $1.5 million in scholarships awarded for the 2015-16 academic year





  • "Now I can focus on my studies without worrying about how to pay for college."

    ~Jesse Lavere, Photography major



    Apply for Financial Aid


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    CONTACT US

    We know the financial aid process may seem complex so please contact us if you have any questions.

    29-10 Thomson Avenue, C-Building, Room 107
    Phone: 718-482-7218   Fax: 718-609-2020
    Email: financialaid@lagcc.cuny.edu

    Hours: Monday & Thursday - 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
    Tuesday & Wednesday - 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Friday - 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    Saturday and Sunday - Closed

    Financial Aid FAQ






  • Important Dates and Announcements

    Big changes to Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Get your award letter months earlier.
    Now you can use your 2015 tax documents to apply for the 2017-2018 FAFSA.

    DATES NOTIFICATIONS
    October 1, 2016 2017-2018 FAFSA available online
    December 31, 2016 2017-2018 FAFSA application priority deadline
    April 1, 2017 2017-2018 Foundation scholarship application opens
    April 17, 2017 Last day to submit documents for verification for 2016-2017 academic year 
    FAFSA & TAP CODES FAFSA CODE: 010051
    TAP CODE: 1403
    Tuition Payment Due Dates  

    Disbursement Dates

    Programs Checks Mailed
    All Aid Programs*
    01/06/17
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    Programs Checks Mailed
    Book Advance, SEOG, CD Books & Fees  03/03/17
    Book Advance, SEOG, CD Books & Fee        03/10/17
    Pell, SEOG, CD Books & Fees, NYC Scholarships

    03/17/17
    Pell, SEOG, CD Books & Fees, NYC Scholarships 
    03/24/17
    2nd Pell, SEOG, CD Books & Fees, NYC Scolarships 03/31/17
    Federal Direct Loans, Pell, SEOG, CD Books & Fees
    NYC Scholarships

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