Tuition and Financial Aid

The Office of Student Financial Services is committed to providing students and their families with the information they need to navigate and understand the financial aid process. We hope the information provided here will prove useful and convenient to access.

File for Financial Aid - Priority Deadline for New Students for the 2016-2017 Academic Year is February 1, 2016.

To apply for financial aid for the 2016-2017 academic year, students are encouraged to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) form immediately after January 1st. Go to or call 1 (800) 4FEDAID for more information.

Priority FAFSA Deadline for Continuing Students for the 2016-2017 Academic Year is March 1, 2016.

Title IV School Code
St. John’s University financial aid code is: 002823

Review Your Financial Aid Status Online
Accepted and enrolled students go to MySJU to check Financial Aid status at St. John’s University 24/7. Log in to Central and go to the UIS tab.

U.S. Department of Education, Federal Student Aid Information Center (FSAIC)
The Guide to Federal Student Aid, Funding Your Education, Washington, D.C., 2014. Guide

Contact Information
Office of Student Financial Services
1 (888) 9STJOHNS

Current or admitted students MUST include an X/ID number or Storm Card number on all correspondence in order to receive a prompt response. Responses will be returned within 24-48 hours except during holidays and peak periods.


Fall 2015 Office Hours

Beginning Monday, September 14*

Monday8:30 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Tuesday - Thursday8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Friday8:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.
*Closings and Special Hours 
Wednesday, November 258:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Thursday, November 26 - Sunday, November 29Closed for Thanksgiving Holiday
Tuesday, December 88:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Wednesday, December 9 - Thursday, December 108:30 a.m. - 7 p.m.


Queens Campus
Bent Hall
Carnesecca Plaza Entrance
(across from Carnesecca Arena)
Staten Island Campus
Kelleher Center
financial aid inquiries and payments

Avoid the Wait
View our Queens live web cam to find the best time to head to our office.  

Code of Conduct
The Office of Student Financial Services conducts all activities in accordance with the University Mission, Human Resource Policies and adheres to the National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrator’s Statement of Ethical Principles and Code of Conduct for Institutional Financial Aid Professionals.

St. John’s University does not have a Private Loan preferred lending list and does not recommend any Private Lender.