Focus on Financial Aid: Students may be eligible for third disbursement of Pell

Money and a diplomaThe Department of Education has announced that students that are eligible for Pell Grant may be able to receive a third disbursement of the Pell Grant. Beginning with the 2017-2018 academic year, an eligible student may now receive full Federal Pell Grant for summer 2018 even if they received a full Federal Pell Grant during the fall and spring semesters.

To be eligible for additional Pell Grant funds:

● Student must have completed their 2017-18 FAFSA and must be otherwise eligible to receive Pell Grant funds
● Student must be enrolled at least half-time (6 credit hours) during the summer term
● Student must be maintaining satisfactory academic progress

Please contact Financial Aid at 607-778-5028 and choose option 8 or email for additional information.