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Excelsior Scholarship Program

This powerful new scholarship program was created in April 2017. It makes New York the first state in the country to provide tuition-free college, at SUNY Plattsburgh and other public institutions, to families making up to $125,000 a year.

Apply for Excelsior Now

This scholarship will be phased in over three years, beginning for New Yorkers with federal adjusted gross income of $100,000 annually in the fall of 2017, $110,000 in 2018, and $125,000 in 2019.

Application deadline is July 21.


Contact Information

For more information about Financial Aid at SUNY Plattsburgh, please contact:

Financial Aid Office
Location: Kehoe Administration Building, Suite 401-410
Phone: (518) 564-2072
Toll-Free Phone: (877) 768-5976
Fax: (518)564-4079
Email: [email protected]

Our mailing address:

Financial Aid Office
SUNY Plattsburgh
101 Broad Street
Plattsburgh, NY 12901-12681