Discover why Fredonia is a smart investment, offering a high-quality, accessible and affordable choice to earning a four-year degree and preparing students for long-term success.
Commitment to Affordability
receive merit or need-based scholarships.
in merit- and need-based scholarships awarded to qualified students each year.
of Fredonia students
receive some form of financial assistance (financial aid, scholarships, grants)
As a member of the American Association of State Colleges and Universities (AASCU), Fredonia strives to ensure financial accessibility by keeping net costs lower than most four-year institutions of higher education.
Investing in your education is an investment in your future. Fredonia is a greater value than other higher education options while ensuring a high-quality and creative learning environment.
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- During summer hours: Mon - Fri, 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
- Walk-in hours during academic year: Mon - Fri, 1 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Financial Aid support
You may be a prospective Fredonia student just entering the "financial aid world" or a returning Fredonia student who is becoming more personally involved with the process. Either way, we can help you maximize the opportunities available to you!Financial Aid home
Do I qualify for a merit scholarship?
Fredonia will let you know when you receive your acceptance packet about merit-based scholarship awards. Find out about what it takes to qualify for one, and the types of scholarships Fredonia offers.Scholarship opportunities
Scholarships through Fredonia College Foundation
The Fredonia College Foundation awards over $1 million in scholarships to Fredonia students annually.Fredonia College Foundation Scholarships
The Excelsior Scholarship, in combination with other student financial aid programs, allows students to attend Fredonia and other SUNY and CUNY schools tuition-free.Excelsior Scholarship
Net price calculator
Fredonia's Net Price Calculator will provide you and your family with an early estimate of the financial aid for which you might qualify.Net Price Calculator