Thinking about how to afford college? MCC can help.

The NYS Excelsior Scholarship application for the Fall 2021 semester is now available. The application deadline is August 31, 2021. Continuing Excelsior recipients from the 2020-2021 school year and or Spring 2021 semester do not need to reapply. New students are required to complete the 2021-2022 FAFSA and TAP applications prior to completing the Fall application for the Excelsior Scholarship. Eligibility, requirements, and the online application may be found here.

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Monroe Community College is one of the best academic values in the country, but you’ll still want to be smart about how you afford college. MCC is ready to help you. Here, you'll learn more about programs such as the Excelsior Scholarship and the steps you'll take to get the financial aid you need.

Our Virtual Lab Offers Expert Help with Your Financial Aid Applications and Forms!
Filling out financial aid forms is no picnic. The good news is you don’t have to do it alone. Join us at our Virtual Financial Aid Lab and we’ll help you through each form. Questions? Contact us at (585) 292-2050 or
- Jerome St. Croix, Director

Brighton Campus

Building 1, Room 231


Monday: 8:45am - 6:00pm & Tuesday - Friday: 8:45am - 4:45pm


(585) 292-2050 (24-hour automated voice response system)


(585) 292-3840

Downtown Campus

2nd Floor, Room 210


Monday, Wednesday - Friday: 8:45am - 4:45pm & Tuesday: 8:45am - 6:00pm


(585) 685-6003


(585) 292-3830

MCC federal school code: 002872

MCC TAP school code: 2180

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The financial aid process is not one size fits all. Choose who you are, below, so we can give you the exact information you need to explore all your financial aid options. 


If you’d like your parents to be involved in the financial aid process, you’ll need to fill out the Authorization to Release Education Record Information form.