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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






Spring 2019 Office Hours

January 3 - 18
                           Service Area Microlab
Monday - Friday            10:00am – 4:45pm    10:00am – 4:00pm 
Friday (1.18) 10:00am – 4:00pm  
January 22 - 24
                            Service Area Microlab
Monday, Jan 21 CLOSED CLOSED 
Tuesday - Thursday 9:30am – 4:45pm 9:30am - 4:00pm
January 25 - February 1
                           Service Area Microlab
Mon., Tue., Fri.               9:30am – 4:45pm     9:30am – 4:00pm    
Wed. & Thurs.  9:30am – 6:45pm*   9:30am – 6:00pm*
February 4 - May 22
                           Service Area Microlab
Monday                          11:00am – 4:45pm     11:00am –  4:00pm
Tuesday         10:00am – 4:45pm     10:00am – 4:00pm
Wed. & Thur.*  10:00am – 6:45pm*   10:00am – 6:00pm*
Friday 10:00am – 3:00pm 10:00am – 3:00pm
Exceptions College Closed
Monday, January 21                    MLK Day           
Tuesday, February 12                 Lincoln's Birthday          
Monday, February 18    President's Day
Monday, May 27 Memorial Day

*Denotes late day office hours active only while classes are in session for the Spring semester, which begings Friday, January 25, 2019. 

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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