Apply for Financial Aid

Applying for financial aid at The College of New Rochelle is easy. Just follow the instructions below:  

If you are awarded a New York State Tuition Assistance (TAP) Award, you will receive a TAP application in your email or mail. You MUST complete and bring to your Financial Aid Counselor immediately.  You can also go on line to www.hesc.com to complete the process.  Residents of other states should check with their state's Financial Aid agency.

Other states that have aid programs that can be used at CNR include the following: 

  • Delaware: State Scholarship and Grant Program -- Call (302) 577-6055.
  • Rhode Island: State Scholarship and Grant Program -- Student must attend at least part-time and have financial need; call (401) 277-2050.
  • Vermont: Incentive Grant -- Student must apply by March 1 and must attend at least part-time and have financial need; call (802) 655-9602.
IRS TAX RETURN TRANSCRIPT: CALL 1.800.908.9946 and follow voice prompts or www.irs.gov and click on Order a Tax Return or account Transcript choose option 3 – Go Get Your Transcript (Spouse/Student/Parent)


PLEASE MAKE A COPY AND KEEP ORIGINAL FOR YOUR RECORDS.  THE IRS WILL ONLY GIVE YOU ONE TRANSCRIPT. 

Each student will receive a financial aid package indicating the amount of money expected from all sources. It is the student's responsibility to see that all correspondence with external funding agencies is submitted to the appropriate office so that his/her account can be properly credited.