Facebook pixel tracker

Applying for Financial Aid

Hamilton is committed to meeting the full demonstrated financial need of all accepted students through a combination of scholarships/grants, loans and work-study. Demonstrated financial need is determined by calculating the difference between the expected family contribution and the cost of attendance.
Important Dates

Mon, Nov 08

Spring Transfer Financial Aid Application Deadline

Mon, Nov 22

Early Decision Plan I Financial Aid Application Deadline

Fri, Jan 14

Early Decision Plan II Financial Aid Application Deadline

Fri, Jan 14

Regular Decision Financial Aid Application Deadline

Fri, Apr 08

Fall Transfer Financial Aid Application Deadline

Students apply for financial aid each year so that changes in circumstances may be considered.

Tue, Mar 01

Currently Enrolled Student Financial Aid Application Deadline

Application Requirements

International Students

  1. CSS Profile Application
    Canadian citizens: Guide to the CSS Profile
  2. Please view our International Student webpage for more information on applying for International Financial Aid.

  • Hamilton utilizes the College Board's IDOC service for the submission of additional financial aid documents, such as tax information. After you submit the CSS Profile, you will receive an email from College Board with instructions on how to access IDOC.
  • We will notify the student, if during the file review process we determine that your submitted material(s) are incomplete and/or we require additional information. 

Early Decision Applicants

Since Hamilton meets the full demonstrated financial need of all admitted students, a student who applies Early Decision will receive the same financial aid award that they would have received had they applied Regular Decision.

For more information about applying Early Decision and other frequently asked questions, please visit Hamilton's Frequently Asked Questions page.


Application Codes

FAFSA: 002728
CSS Profile: 2286
NYS Residents Tuition Assistance Program (TAP): 0270

Contact Information

Office of Financial Aid

800-859-4413 315-859-4962 finaid@hamilton.edu
Back to Top