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First time freshmen, transfer students and students who wish to apply for associate or bachelor’s degree programs.


Graduate Programs

Students who wish to apply for master’s degree programs or advanced certifications.


Online Programs

Students who wish to apply for our online-only degree programs.

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Undergraduate Programs

First-time freshmen and transfer students looking for the full on-campus college experience.

Adult and Graduate Programs

Working professionals and adults who've been out of school for a while, looking to advance their careers.

Online Programs

Students looking to earn a degree entirely online.

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Undergraduate Programs

High school students and transfer students who want to enroll in day classes at the Buffalo campus.


Adult and Graduate Programs

Adult learners applying to our undergraduate or graduate degree programs at either our Buffalo or Rochester campuses.


Online Programs

Adult learners applying to our online undergraduate or graduate degree programs.

Financial Aid, Grants, and Scholarshipsnext

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FINANCIAL AID

Financial aid is available to Medaille students through a variety of sources. The Financial Aid Office provides information about the following topics: financial aid programs (eligibility requirements, selection procedures, and disbursement schedules), Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP), rights and responsibilities of students receiving financial aid, loan repayment, terms and conditions of student employment, costs of attending Medaille, and the liability policy at Medaille. Students are encouraged to investigate the following funding sources when planning their college finances. Many financial aid options require that students maintain SAP in order to receive financial aid. Refer to the section in this Undergraduate Catalog entitled “Satisfactory Academic Progress” for more information. A complete list of scholarships and other aid is available here: http://www.medaille.edu/scholarships/all

Grants and Scholarships

Institutional Aid: Medaille College offers grants and scholarships to full-time students. These need and merit dollars are gift aid that do not need to be repaid. A comprehensive list of institutional scholarships and awards are available here: http://www.medaille.edu/admissions/financial-aid/sources-aid/scholarship...

Federal Pell Grant is a need-based federal grant program designed to provide funds to students who are enrolled for at least 3 credits per semester. These grants are based on family income, assets, the number of family members in your household, the number in College, and the number of credits for which you enroll. Apply by submitting the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid). Students must maintain SAP to receive this award.

Federal Supplemental Education Opportunity Grant (SEOG) is a federal need-based grant which is awarded to students based on exceptional financial need. Priority for SEOG awards are given to Federal PELL Grants recipients. Award amounts range from $100-$4,000 per award year. Apply by submitting the FAFSA. Students must maintain SAP to receive this award.

Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) Grant is a federally funded program. This grant provides up to $4,000 a year to students who are completing coursework needed to begin a career in teaching. A student must sign an Agreement to Serve as a full-time teacher at certain low-income schools and within certain high-need fields for at least four years. Failure to complete the commitment will result in a conversion of the grant to a loan payable with interest. Apply by submitting the FAFSA. Students must maintain a 3.25 cumulative GPA and SAP to receive this award.

New York State Tuition Assistance Program (TAP) awards are based on New York State net taxable income. Students must be New York State residents and must be enrolled full-time. If eligible, students may qualify for up to eight semesters of TAP while pursuing a bachelor’s degree and six semesters of TAP in an associate degree or certificate program. Apply by submitting the FAFSA and TAP application. Students must maintain SAP to receive this award.

New York State Aid for Part-Time Study (APTS) is a grant program funded by New York State. Awards range from $500 to $2,000 for students enrolled between 3 and 11 credits per semester. Eligibility is based on New York State net taxable income and the availability of funds. Apply by submitting the FAFSA and a separate APTS application (which must be accompanied by a New York State tax return), available from the Financial Aid Office. Students must maintain SAP to receive this award.

New York State Part-Time TAP Program is a state-funded program. This grant is for students who were first-time, full-time freshman in 2006-2007 academic year or thereafter. Students must earn 12 credits or more in each of the two consecutive semesters, for a minimum total of 24 credits earned. Recipients must be enrolled for 6-11 credits per semester. Apply by submitting the FAFSA and TAP application. Students must maintain SAP to receive this award.