Standard SUNY Plattsburgh Financial Aid Plan
SUNY Plattsburgh's normal financial aid plan for newly arriving first year students is $15,330. About 81.0% of first year students receive financial aid, most of which is scholarships and grants.
Loans are a part of financial aid offers, but the only true college discount is a grant or scholarship that you don't need to repay.
We feel that loan debt ought to be thought of as an "outcome" rather than "aid". Learn more about student loan debt at SUNY Plattsburgh.
How Much Aid Is Offered That I Don't Have to Repay? (A.K.A. Scholarships & Grants)
The following scholarships and grants consist of mainly federally provided grants, as well as some state and local grants. 48.0% of first years at SUNY Plattsburgh (458 total) were awarded a federal grant, averaging $4,931. In addition to grants, 80.0% of first years (766 total) got scholarships by the school, totaling $3,475 per student.
The graph below shows the usual amount of grant and scholarship aid distributed to all freshmen.
Scholarships are merit-based, while grants are need based.
Financial Aid per Family Income
The following table displays scholarship and grant distributions by income level for first year students receiving any sort of federal Title IV assistance, including Federal PLUS loans.
|Income Level||Percent of Freshman||Average Assistance|
|Income 110k +||20.1%||$2,264|
The chart above shows students who are getting Title IV aid which is federal aid from the government including loans, grants or work-study. Learn more.
Grants & Scholarships for All Undergrads Average $7,420
3,874 SUNY Plattsburgh students obtain grants (this is about 72.0% of the complete student population). The usual amount these students obtain is $7,420
Financial Aid Links from SUNY Plattsburgh
|Financial Aid Department Website||www.plattsburgh.edu/offices/admin/financialaid/|
|Net Price Calculator||www.plattsburgh.edu/offices/admin/financialaid/netpricecalc.php|