Financial Aid for APPEAL (Adult Accelerated Undergraduate) Students
Manhattanville is committed to the needs and aspirations of our APPEAL (Adult Undergraduate Accelerated) students’ ages 21 years of age and older. Earnings potential and career opportunities expand with a completed degree. We understand the necessity of pursuing your degree quickly to increase your career opportunities, in a flexible format around your busy work/life, and the importance of affordability.
Is there financial aid available for APPEAL students? APPEAL programs are eligible for the same forms of federal and state financial aid as traditional undergraduate students as long as you maintain 6 credits per semester, and have not already reached a bachelor’s degree.
What kind of aid is available? Financial Aid includes Pell Grants, NYS TAP Grants (only NYS residents that maintain 12 credits per semester) and Federal Direct Loans. Eligibility is determined in accordance with federal and state laws and institutional policies.
What if I’m over 24 years old? Students who are 24 or older as of December 31st of the award year are considered independent. Independent undergraduate students are eligible for increased unsubsidized Stafford loan limits.
What is Manhattanville’s federal school code? 002760
Are there other ways to pay?
Tuition Reimbursement: If you are currently employed, ask your employer’s office of Human Resources about the availability of tuition reimbursement. Your employer may require you to maintain a minimum GPA in order to receive assistance. If you are eligible for reimbursement please inform our office of student accounts.
Veterans Benefits: We proudly serve our veterans! If you are a veteran, please look into your GI Bill benefits for Higher Learning. Our APPEAL undergraduate and dual bachelor’s/master’s degrees is fully covered by VA benefits. For more information please see our veteran’s page.
External Scholarships: Please see Fastweb for the many available scholarships and resources based on your strengths, interests and majors.
Payment Plan: Manhattanville offers a cost effective payment plan through Tuition Management Systems (TMS) to pay for school. You pay a small enrollment fee to participate each semester then make monthly payments to TMS. For more information see TMS.
What is the best way to contact Manhattanville’s Office of Financial Aid? Email: firstname.lastname@example.orgPlease identify yourself as an APPEAL student. For more information please see our Office of Financial Aid page.