How do I apply for financial aid?

You may apply for financial aid by submitting a FAFSA online. If you are a New York State resident, you will want to complete the Tuition Assistance Program (TAP) application at the end of the FAFSA.

Does The King’s College participate in the federal aid program?

Yes. We encourage all students to complete the FAFSA. The King’s College code is 040953.

Do I need to be admitted before I apply for financial aid?

No. Anyone can apply for financial aid, even if they have not applied for admission. However a student must be accepted for admission before we can award that student a financial package so be sure to complete the application process as soon as possible.

What are the deadlines for submitting the FAFSA?

While there is no official deadline for submitting the FAFSA, it is recommended that you complete it by March 15.

Do I have to apply for financial aid every year?

Yes, a new application is required every year.

When can I expect to receive an award letter?

Award letters are emailed on a rolling basis beginning in November provided you have been accepted for admission and have completed your FAFSA.

I am an international student, am I eligible for financial aid?

Depending on availability, you may be eligible for financial aid. Ask your Admissions Counselor for more information. We also recommend applying for scholarships. You may research scholarship opportunities at, a scholarship search engine which focuses on international students.