SUNY notifies students of tuition refund

Posted at: 04/12/2013 3:53 PM

Great news for some college students and their parents. News10NBC has learned students enrolled at some SUNY colleges can expect a refund.  

State officials say many of the students were overcharged and forced to pay an additional non-resident tuition fee when in fact they were in state students.

School leaders say this impacts those enrolled in one of the affected SUNY schools from the fall semester of 2007 to the spring of 2011. Students must submit a claim by September 4.

The affected SUNY schools: UAlbany, Alfred State, Binghamton, Brockport, University at Buffalo, Buffalo State, Canton, Cobleskill, Cortland, Delhi, Downstate Medical Center, Empire State College, Environmental Science & Forestry, Farmingdale State, Fredonia, Geneseo, Maritime, Morrisville State, New Paltz, Old Westbury, Oneonta, Optometry, Oswego, Plattsburgh, Potsdam, Purchase, Stony Brook SUNYIT, and Upstate Medical University.

To submit a claim:

E-Mail: classrefund@suny.edu

Mail:                 Claims Administrator
                        SUNY Plaza
                        353 Broadway
                        Albany, NY 12246

Fax:                  518-320-1544

For more information, go to http://www.suny.edu/tuitionsettlement/