SUNY Cortland automatically considers students for financial awards in addition to the university’s merit scholarships. These include:
Totaling up to $7,500 for the full academic year, this award provides financial support for students who reside outside of New York state. It is renewable annually when students maintain full-time enrollment and non-New York state residency. Additionally, students must achieve a minimum 2.0 cumulative grade point average.
To receive this award, students must:
To automatically renew their award, students must:
SUNY Cortland participates in the State University of New York's tuition matching program for select undergraduate students through the university's Future New Yorker Grant detailed above.
The university matches in-state tuition for flagship campuses from eight states, with an annual award not to exceed $7,500 in total. Learn more about SUNY Tuition Match.
This award is available to matriculated international undergraduate and graduate students attending SUNY Cortland. It provides financial support to ease tuition costs and no application is required.
Undergraduate Award Amounts
Matriculated, full-time international undergraduate students will receive up to $3,750 per semester (up to $7,500 per academic year).
Graduate Award Amounts
Matriculated international graduate students will receive $3,750 per semester for full-time enrollment (12 credit hours per semester). Students enrolled in less than 12 credits hours will receive a pro-rated amount.
To receive a grant, a student must:
The SUNY Cortland Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship was established to recognize outstanding students transferring into SUNY Cortland who have been inducted into the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society. It is worth $500 per semester ($1,000 per academic year). Availability and renewal is based on funding.
To earn this scholarship, students must:
To renew this scholarship, students must:
Interested students must submit a copy of their Phi Theta Kappa induction certificate to:
SUNY Cortland Admissions Office
Attn: Betsy Cheetham
P.O. Box 2000
Cortland, NY 13045
Fall applicants must submit the certificate by May 1.
Spring applicants must submit certificate by December 1.