FAFSA & TAP Checklist

Student

  • Student FSAID - username & password
  • Social Security Card
  • Alien Registration Number - If Non-US Citizen
  • NYS Driver's License or Permit - if applicable 
  • *Financial Data for two years prior will be required:
    • Examples: 2021-2022 FAFSA & TAP: 2019 tax data
                        2022-2023 FAFSA & TAP: 2020 tax data
                        2023-2024 FAFSA & TAP: 2021 tax data
  • W2's - if student or spouse worked in the prior-prior year
  • Prior-prior year Federal Tax Return (1040)
  • Prior-prior year New York State Tax Return (IT-201)
  • Prior-prior year untaxed income records - if applicable

*If the student is married, tax documents listed above are required for student and spouse even if the student was not married in the prior-prior year. 

Parent(s)

Dependent students (under age 24) must provide parental information. Students under 24 who are unable to provide parental information should stop by the Financial Aid Service Center or call Student Central at 315-498-2000.

  • Parent FSAID - username & password (only one parent needs an FSAID)
  • Social Security Cards
  • NYS Driver's license or NYS ID - if applicable (needed for TAP application)
  • *Financial Data for two years prior will be required:
    • Examples: 2021-2022 FAFSA & TAP: 2019 tax data
                        2022-2023 FAFSA & TAP: 2020 tax data
                        2023-2024 FAFSA & TAP: 2021 tax data
  • W2's - if student or spouse worked in the prior-prior year
  • Prior-prior year Federal Tax Return (1040)
  • Prior-prior year New York State Tax Return (IT-201)
  • Prior-prior year untaxed income records - if applicable

*If parent(s) are married, tax documents listed above are required for both (if applicable) even if parent(s) were not married in the prior-prior year. 

 

If students or parents have questions, please contact the Financial Aid Service Center or give Student Central a call at 315-498-2000.