City University Student Tuition Assistance (CUSTA)
The City University Student Tuition Assistance (CUSTA) program is a state grant that is based on Tuition Assistance Program (TAP) eligibility. CUSTA eligibility criteria are the same as those used by the New York State TAP program with the following requirements.
- Be a CUNY student.
- Have received at least four TAP awards.
- Be eligible to receive the maximum TAP award.
- Be full time.
Students must file their Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) by March 15th and have high financial need in order to qualify. Funds are limited, and awards are not guaranteed from one year to the next.
Information subject to change without notice due to changes in federal, state and/or institutional rules and regulations.