Financial Aid

What You Need to Know About Financial Aid

Click here for “7 Things You Need to Know About Financial Aid” from The College Board.

Financial Aid Workshops

HHS’ Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) Informational Workshop: For students and parent/guardian(s) of Juniors and/or Seniors. This workshop, which features the Director of Financial Aid at Columbia-Greene Community College, provides knowledge about financial aid that will help prepare students for their application for federal financial aid. The annual workshop is typically two parts and takes places in October and November.

HHS’ Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) Online Workshop: For Seniors and parent/guardian(s). You can complete the FAFSA application online with the support of Columbia-Greene Community College Financial Aid Office staff along with Hudson Senior High School counselors, Mrs. Novine and Mr. Payne.

Free College Financial Aid Workshop: Hudson Valley Community College is offering a free workshop on Wednesday, April 5, 2018 at 6 p.m., to help you understand financial aid eligibility and how to apply for federal/state aid and scholarships. Our staff will answer your questions and help you file your FAFSA online. The workshop will take place in the Bulmer Telecommunications Center Meetings Rooms 1 & 2 (80 Vandenburgh Ave, Troy, NY 12180).

Guide to FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid)

Click here for a guide to understanding the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). It is a how-to guide for high school students and parents, and it is available in several languages including Arabic, Bengali and Spanish.

Online Colleges and Financial Aid Resources

SUNY Financial Aid Day at SUNY Ulster

Hands-on Assistance Completing the FAFSA.  SUNY’s Statewide Financial Aid Days are offered as a service to all prospective college students and their families to provide assistance on the financial aid application, types of aid available, and the award process.

Saturday, November 9, 2019:  9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Call:  1-800-724-0833 x5022 or 845-687-5022; Email:; Reservations: