Welcome to the Office of Student Financial Aid
The Office of Student Financial Aid of the College of Staten Island facilitates students’ access to public and private financial assistance programs for post-secondary education. The Office assists students and their families in applying for aid and aims to generate delivery of aid funds to students most expeditiously within all applicable rules, regulations and procedures of funding entities, CUNY, and the College.
*A representative from the Office of Student Financial Aid is available in Enrollment Services Thursday evenings from 5:00 to 7:00 pm.
Tuition-free Education at CSI
Beginning in Fall 2017, for New York residents with family income up to $100,000 annually ($110,000 in 2018, $125,000 in 2019). New York State application required. For additional information see the CUNY Excelsior Scholarship FAQs
- CSI Federal Direct Loan Application
The deadline to submit a Summer Direct Loan application is July 1
The deadline to submit a Fall-only Direct Loan application is November 30 (if scheduled to graduate at end of semester, or will not re-enroll in Spring for at least 6 credits)
The deadline to submit a Fall-Spring Direct Loan is April 15
- Electronic Federal Work-Study Timesheet (Supervisors only)
- Apply for Financial Aid in a Few Easy Steps
- Earlier FAFSA Filing Beginning 2017-2018