For the health and safety of Lehman students and staff, the Financial Aid Office is currently servicing all students remotely. We will not be providing any in-person services until further notice. We apologize for any inconvenience and thank you for your patience.
Please click on the above banner to connect to a Live Agent in Financial Aid. Agents will be available during regular office hours (see our hours below).
***Financial Aid Live Agent Hours***
Our hours are Monday to Thursday 9am-5pm and Friday 9am-3pm
THE CUNY COMEBACK PROGRAM
The Chancellor announced the CUNY Comeback Program on 7/28/21. This program will use federal Higher Education Emergency Relief Funds to remove financial barriers that prevent students and recent graduates from pursuing their educational and career objectives. Eligible students and recent graduates who incurred unpaid tuition and fee balances while enrolled at a CUNY college between Spring 2020 and the end of the Spring 2021 semester will have their remaining balances cleared. In most cases, outstanding balances will be discharged automatically by early August, allowing students to register for Fall 2021 classes and obtain their official transcripts. Students will receive a notification letter via email when the balances are cleared.
For more information about the CUNY Comeback Program, and a list of Frequently Asked Questions, please visit cuny.edu/comeback.
**IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS ABOUT THIS PROGRAM, PLEASE EMAIL Comeback.Application@lehman.cuny.edu.**
Financial Aid Forms
- Need to find a specific form to complete and submit? Click here for our available forms.
FAFSA Filing Information
- The 2021-2022 FAFSA (For Summer 2021, Fall 2021, Spring 2022 enrollment) is now available. File now!
- 2021-22 Excelsior Application Deadline is 8/31/2021! Apply here
For Federal CARES Emergency Grant information please click here
To Submit Your Financial Aid Related Documents:
Please review your CUNY First "To-Do List" for documentation you must submit. Click here to view our "Online Financial Aid Forms" webpage, to find the documents you may be required to submit.
Once uploaded, please allow up to 21 business days for processing. In addition, please check your Lehman email for any updates, additional documents, etc. that may be required to finalize your Financial Aid. Once we have finalzied the review of your documents, we will clear all documents requested, which will stop the communications you are receiving to submit these documents.
We thank you for your cooperation. Please stay safe and continue to check this website for updates.
The mission of the Financial Aid Office at Lehman College is to help students apply for, receive and maintain eligibility for various types of financial aid. The office provides financial assistance to students who would otherwise be unable to pursue and achieve their educational and professional goals. The office strives to provide timely and accurate financial aid processing that is in full compliance with all federal, state and university regulations. The Financial Aid Office is committed to the highest level of customer service and effective, efficient delivery of financial assistance from federal, state, private and institutional sources to all Lehman College students.
In order to fulfill its mission, policies and procedures must be continually evaluated to ensure prompt, efficient service in compliance with statutes and regulations. Evaluations include: annual audits, management review and satisfaction surveys.
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