Information Regarding the 2021-22 APTS Program

Dear Colleagues,

The 2021-22 APTS Participation Agreement and Student Payment Applications are available today. The Participation Agreements can be accessed under "Forms and Bulletins" in Secure Transaction Processing.

Signed participation agreement must be emailed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. All Participation Agreements must be received no later than July 30, 2021 to be considered for APTS funds for the 2021-22 academic year.

As with TAP, the income requirements for the APTS for 2021-2022 will be based on the prior-prior year (PPY) income; awards will be based on income for the 2019 tax year.

HESC will determine the APTS allocation for each participating school in August and schools will be notified when the allocation is available.

Once the allocations have been determined, schools will be able to submit their Recipient lists for the appropriate terms.

Thank you for your continued partnership. Please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. if you have any questions.

Regards,
The New York State Higher Education Services Corporation