New Student Awards

New Student Financial Aid Awards

New accepted undergraduate and graduate students who have filed a FAFSA will receive a financial aid award in the mail. 

The financial aid award can also be viewed in the student’s SUNY Poly Banner Web Self Service account. Students must activate and use their “SITNet ID” to login to Banner Web. The SITNet ID activation process includes the creation of a security question and answer, creation of a new password, and acceptance of terms of usage and responsibility. The SITNet ID will be ready to use within one hour of activation.

Instructions for Activation of SITNet ID

Once the SITNet ID is activated, follow these instructions to view the financial aid award:

  1. Go to
  2. Click on Enter Secure Area
  3. Login using SITNet ID and PIN
  4. Click on Student & Financial Aid
  5. Click on Financial Aid
  6. Click on My Award Information
  7. Click on Award by Aid Year
  8. Select appropriate aid year from the pull down menu and click Submit

Additional Resources:

Contact the Financial Aid Office at with any questions. 


Request More Information

Detailed information, brochures and forms can be mailed to you upon request.


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