College Readiness

Say Yes Buffalo provides and links students to a number of supports in the college-going process. Please see below for links and descriptions of these supports.

College Kickoff – Every year, the Say Yes team offers recent high school graduates a valuable crash course in what to expect from your college experience, from coursework to roommates, to finances.

FAFSA/TAP help – Say Yes Buffalo has partnered with the University at Buffalo to provide one-on-one help for students and parents to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid – commonly known as the FAFSA.

Scholarships Overview – There are four different scholarship types offered by Say Yes Buffalo. Learn more here.

Scholarship Appeals – Say Yes Buffalo provides students who are initially deemed not eligible for its scholarships the opportunity to file an appeal for eligibility.

Resources – Want more information about other scholarship and grant opportunities, how to apply to college and more? Here are a compilation of resources to consider.

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