Freshman Advising Day

Choosing a college is one of the most important decisions your son or daughter will make. We know that you probably have just as many questions as they do. That’s why we’ve gathered the resources on this page especially for parents.

Staff in the Office of Admission are happy to answer your questions. Please don’t hesitate to call us in Albany at 518-292-1730 or in Troy at 518-244-2217.

We wish your family the very best as you search for and apply to colleges

Affording College

As of October 1 2016, students can file their Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Sage is committed to making a college education affordable. We’ve put together some useful resources, including a Net Price Calculator.

New York State Enhanced Tuition Awards

New York State recently introduced a program that offers New York residents free tuition at SUNY or CUNY schools – but it is conditional and unguaranteed, and the student must pay for room and board. Governor Cuomo also approved conditional grant programs for students attending private colleges, like Sage, called Enhanced Tuition Awards.


The following resources are for parents of Sage students and visitors to the Sage Colleges campuses in both Troy and Albany.



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