Need Money for College
How to Apply?
Collect the required documents:
Your FSA ID is used to sign the application. If you are a dependent student, your parents will need to create one as well.
File your FAFSA on the web
Bronx Community College school code:
- FAFSA is 002692.
If available, use the IRS Data Retrieval Tool to transfer the tax data to your FAFSA application.
Submit your application; you will receive a Confirmation page. Print your FAFSA data and confirmation page.
Apply for New York State Aid - TAP.
On your FAFSA confirmation page click on "Optional Feature" link and you will be directed to start your New York State (TAP) application.
Note: If you are not a New York State resident, this option will not be available to you.
Review the pre-filled answers on the application, correct any wrong information and answer any questions that are missing information.
Bronx Community School Code:
- TAP is 1400.
Check the status of your TAP application in 2 - 4 weeks after completing your application by logging on to www.hesc.ny.gov.
APTS (Aid to Part-Time Study).
If you plan to attend BCC as a part-time student, you may be eligible for a New York State Aid to Part-Time Study (APTS).
After you file your NYS TAP Application, CUNY will notify you by email to complete a CUNY Financial Aid Supplement which contains several additional questions needed to determine your eligibility for APTS. Log on to your CUNYfirst account to complete the form.
Step by step instructions.