Financial Aid Workshops

Financial Aid Workshops
Need help? Participate in a hands-on workshop conducted by MCC's Financial Aid Office. Staff members are also on hand to provide assistance to students as they file their FAFSA and New York State TAP applications online, complete their loan entrance counseling requirements, and electronically sign their Federal Direct Student Loan promissory notes.

Upcoming workshop schedule

What to bring

To make the most of your time in the Financial Aid Lab, students and families who come to the workshops to file their FAFSA and New York State TAP applications should bring the following documents:

  • Student's federal income tax return
  • Parents' federal income tax return(s), social security number(s), and date(s) of birth unless:
    - The student is 24 years of age or older
    - The student is married
    - The student has a child who receives more than half of his/her support from the student
    - The student is a veteran of the U.S. armed forces
  • Student's state tax return
  • Parents' state tax return(s) unless:
    - The student is 22 years of age or older
    - AND is not currently living with his/her parents
    - AND has not been claimed as a dependent by them for federal and state purposes for the past two years
  • Student's total amount of untaxed income received during the previous year. (If the student, the student's spouse, or, if applicable, the student's parents received any untaxed income, such as public assistance, social security benefits, or child support, it must be reported on the financial aid application.)

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