Financial Aid

Alerts and Important Information

COVID-19 updates

CARES Act & HEERF: Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund

Get the answers to frequently asked questions about the impact of COVID-19 on financial aid and scholarships.

Read the Restarting Binghamton Plan for more information about the fall 2020 semester.

Winter Session Scholarships

The application for winter session scholarships is available for eligible undergraduate students. The priority deadline to apply for a scholarship was Sunday, November 15th. For information about eligibility, please visit our webpage.

*NEW* Financial Aid Office Services update:

The Financial Aid Office will be closed Wednesday, November 25th through Friday, November 27th for the Thanksgiving holiday.

The following service options are offered in lieu of in-person contact: 

General Inquiries

Phone:  607-777-2428 or Zoom Link:

Monday – Thursday, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.


Schedule an appointment with a financial aid counselor*

Monday - Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

*Appointments can be scheduled via phone or Zoom and are reserved for more private, confidential discussions that include but are not limited to financial hardships, special circumstance appeals, Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) appeals, financial literacy, etc.

*NEW* Documents may be uploaded securely by visiting and clicking on Financial Aid and Student Records Document Submission (available links section on the left). Select "Financial Aid Documents" to identify the type of document you are submitting. Scanned or attached documents will no longer be accepted via email.

Documents may also be placed in the drop box located outside our office. The drop box is available Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.