Say Yes Scholarship at SUNY Erie will cover remaining tuition charges after all federal, state and institutional grants and scholarships are applied. The amount of the tuition scholarship is dependent on the number of consecutive years a student has attended a Buffalo public or charter school through grade 12. (See chart below). Say Yes Scholarship at SUNY Erie is available to students who meet the follow criteria:
The Summer Success Academy is an innovative collaboration that brings together; Erie Community College and the City of Buffalo Mayor’s Summer Internship Program. Fifty Buffalo Public and Charter high school graduates are selected to participate in the program. The Summer Success Academy strives to reduce or eliminate the need for non-credit (developmental) coursework at the start of the fall 2018 semester and to strengthen participants’ academic and personal growth. The program also seeks to familiarize students with the expectations of post-secondary level academic work. If you are a senior in high school and plan to attend SUNY Erie in the fall 2019, please contact us and/or your high school guidance counselor for more information.
The SUNY Erie Summer Success Academy is open to 50 Say Yes Buffalo Scholars who
have applied to Erie Community College, completed the ACCUPLACER
placement test, and have placed into one or more developmental courses.
The purpose of the Summer Success Academy is to provide recent high school graduates
transitioning into Erie Community College with the academic support
and interpersonal skills needed to successfully achieve a
Some highlights of Say Yes include:
The 2020 summer application is being updated at this time.