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 Hostos Community College
 Office of Financial Aid
 120 East 149th Street, Rm. D-B112-115
 Bronx, NY 10451
Phone:  (718) 518-6555
Fax:  (718) 518-4430
Email:  finaid@hostos.cuny.edu


 

 

 





Fall 2018 Office Hours

Service Area Hours
Room D-B112

August 20 - 31
Microlab Hours
Room D-B102

 
Monday - Thursday          9:30am – 5:00pm     9:30am – 4:00pm   
Friday 9:30am – 1:00pm  9:30am – 1:00pm

September 4 - 28
 
Monday 11:00am – 4:45pm  11:00am – 4:00pm 
Tuesday 10:00am – 4:45pm  10:00am – 4:00pm
Wednesday - Thursday    10:00am – 6:45pm* 10:00am – 6:00pm*
Friday 10:00am – 1:00pm  10:00am – 1:00pm 

October 1 - December 12
    
Monday 11:00am – 4:45pm 11:00am – 4:00pm  
Tuesday 10:00am – 4:45pm 10:00am – 4:00pm
Wednesday - Thursday    10:00am – 6:45pm* 10:00am – 6:00pm*
Friday 10:00am – 3:00pm  10:00am – 3:00pm

December 13 - December 31
Schedule for Finals through end of the year   
 
Monday 11:00am – 4:45pm   11:00am – 4:00pm  
Tuesday - Thursday  
10:00am – 4:45pm
(no late nights)

10:00am – 4:00pm
(no late nights) 
Friday  10:00am – 3:00pm 10:00am – 3:00pm


Exceptions:

Monday, Sept. 3 Closed – Labor Day
Wednesday, Sept. 19 10:00am - 4:45pm
No classes in session, therefore no late night
Monday, Oct. 8    Closed – Columbus Day
Wednesday, Nov. 21 10:00am - 4:45pm
No classes in session, therefore no late night
Thur. - Sun., Nov. 22-25 Closed – Holiday Break
Monday, Dec. 24    Closed – Holiday Break
Tuesday, Dec. 25 Closed – Holiday Break
Monday, Dec. 31 Closed – Holiday Break
Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2019 Closed – Holiday Break


Please note: 
During times of high student traffic, students may be stopped from entering the office before the posted closing hours. This is to allow for all students already waiting on line to be seen by the posted closing time.
 
The “Counter Area” (room D-B112) is used to speak to a Financial Aid counselor, check the status of Financial Aid applications and hand in requested documentation for Financial Aid purposes.
 
The “Microlab” (room D-B102) is used only for assistance with filling out or making corrections to your online Financial Aid applications. 

When Visiting the Microlab:

  • Please have all the necessary documentation and information needed to apply for Financial Aid.
  • A checklist of items needed to apply is available at the Microlab and on the Financial Aid website in the “Apply for Aid” section.
Filling for Financial Aid:
  • To complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and the Tuition Assistance Program (TAP) application, you are required to provide information such as, legal name, social security number, date of birth, address, etc., and your financial situation.
  • Before submitting your FAFSA and TAP, you can save it and ask for a staff member to review it.
  • Remember to save your passwords, Save Key (4 digit pin), and FSA ID in order to continue where you left off.

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