SJC to Host Free Financial Aid Workshop

August 08, 2017

PATCHOGUE, N.Y. – August 8, 2017 – The offices of Financial Aid and Admissions at St. Joseph’s College (SJC) will host a free financial aid seminar, Unraveling the Mystery of Financial Aid, on Tuesday, September 12 at 6:30 p.m. in the McGann Conference Center at SJC Long Island in Patchogue. 

At this workshop, attendees will learn all about the process, how to apply for financial aid and how to ensure they are taking advantage of all the available resources to help pay for college. Topics will also include financial aid myths; questions applicants should ask colleges and universities; the FAFSA and its function; and how to finance a four-year degree.

“Financial aid is an important part of the college process for all students,” said Amy Thompson, director of financial aid at SJC. “Making sure that you are making the most of the resources available to you is crucial, and this free seminar will certainly provide the most current and valuable information for attendees.”

This event is free and open to the public. To RSVP, call the Office of Admissions at 631.687.4500.

SJC Long Island is located at 155 W. Roe Blvd. in Patchogue, and is accessible via the South Service Road of Sunrise Highway, just east of Exit 52 (Waverly Ave.).

St. Joseph’s College has been dedicated to providing a diverse population of students in the New York metropolitan area with an affordable education rooted in the liberal arts tradition since 1916. Independent and coeducational, the College provides a strong academic and value-oriented education at the undergraduate and graduate levels, aiming to prepare each student for a life characterized by integrity, intellectual and spiritual values, social responsibility and service. Through SJC Brooklyn, SJC Long Island and SJC Online, the College offers bachelor’s degrees in 50 majors, special course offerings and certificates, affiliated and pre-professional programs.