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Financial Aid

Find scholarships, grants, and other aid to fund a world-class education.

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Making King’s Affordable

Learn how scholarships, grants, and other resources have helped families like yours dramatically cut the sticker price on a King’s education.

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Worth the Investment

100%

of students receive scholarships or grants from The King’s College

85%

of our students reduce their costs by working at least part-time

$15

per hour is the minimum wage in New York City

98%

of King’s alumni were employed or in graduate school with six months of graduation

Three Essential Steps

The Financial Aid Process

Step 1

Apply for Aid by Submitting a FAFSA

  • With the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), you can apply for financial aid even before applying to King’s. The FAFSA opens October 1.
  • Our school code is 040953. By March 1, submit your application or let us know if you won’t be using the FAFSA.
  • New York State residents should also complete the Tuition Assistance Program application at the end of the FAFSA.
  • With the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), you can apply for financial aid even before applying to King’s. The FAFSA opens October 1.
  • Our school code is 040953. By March 1, submit your application or let us know if you won’t be using the FAFSA.
  • New York State residents should also complete the Tuition Assistance Program application at the end of the FAFSA.
Submit FAFSA
Step 2

Review Your Award Letter

  • If you have submitted your FAFSA and have been accepted to King’s, then we are already working on your financial aid package. We award financial aid on a rolling basis starting in November.
  • Once you receive your package, review it with your admissions counselor.
  • If you have submitted your FAFSA and have been accepted to King’s, then we are already working on your financial aid package. We award financial aid on a rolling basis starting in November.
  • Once you receive your package, review it with your admissions counselor.
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Step 3

Make Your Enrollment Deposit

To officially become a King’s student, you’ll submit an enrollment deposit that goes towards your first semester’s bill. From there, you can work with Student Financial Services to set up loans or payment plans.

To officially become a King’s student, you’ll submit an enrollment deposit that goes towards your first semester’s bill. From there, you can work with Student Financial Services to set up loans or payment plans.

Deposit

FAFSA Deadlines

If you’re applying for need-based financial aid from King’s or from the federal government, the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is required. You may be selected to participate in the FAFSA verification process, and if so, you will receive a notification from the Student Financial Services Team and should submit your documents by May 1 for a Fall semester start.

FAFSA Priority Deadline

March 15, 2020

FAFSA Verification Deadline

May 01, 2020

Types of Aid

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Scholarships

The King’s College awards scholarships based on academic merit and resonance with our mission, and third-party scholarships provide another way to fund your education.

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Grants

Your FAFSA will determine what grants you qualify for—both from The King’s College and from federal and state government. Grants are need-based and do not need to be repaid.

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Loans

Many students have used federal and private loans to fund a quality education that would otherwise be out of reach. King’s students far outpace the national loan repayment rate.

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