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Contact Us/Office Hours

Office of Financial Aid
LIU Riverhead - LIU Bldg.
121 Speonk-Riverhead Road
Riverhead, N.Y. 11901
Phone: 631-287-8322
Fax: 631-287-8253

Office Hours
Monday – Thursday: 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Friday: 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Financial Assistance & Scholarships

Financial Aid - Federeal Student AidEarning your bachelor’s or master’s degree or advanced certificate may be the most important investment you will ever make. LIU Riverhead offers comprehensive financial aid services, including scholarships, grants and loans, to help you meet your educational and career goals.

We also offer you detailed affordability information and personal advisement to help you make thoughtful decisions about financing options. Eighty-five percent of our students receive financial assistance to help meet college expenses. Each year, more than $1.5 million in scholarships and financial aid is awarded to our students.

There is no cost to apply for financial assistance.

Important Information
  • The FAFSA is available at
  • Long Island University's Federal Student Code is 002751
  • Long Island University's TAP Code is: 0403 (undergraduate only)
  • Continuing students must file a renewal FAFSA by March 1 each year online at
  • Extended Tuition Payment Plans are available through the Bursar’s Office
Financial Aid Basics

In order to be considered for financial aid, both new students and continuing students need to file a FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) no later than March 1 each year. Learn more.

Scholarships, Grants & Loans


Students are encouraged to visit for a complete list of New York State grants and scholarship programs. Learn more.

LIU Riverhead participates in federal aid programs, which award grants and loans to both undergraduate and graduate students. Learn more.