Go Beyond NYS Award

  • If you are a new incoming student from one of the following counties, you may quality for the Go Beyond NYS Award that enables students to pay the same standard tuition as PA students instead of the higher out-of-state tuition: 

    • Allegany
    • Cattaraugus
    • Chautauqua
    • Erie
    • Broome
    • Cayuga
    • Chemung
    • Cortland
    • Genesee
    • Livingston
    • Monroe
    • Niagara
    • Onondaga
    • Ontario
    • Orleans
    • Oswego
    • Schuyler
    • Seneca
    • Steuben
    • Tioga
    • Tompkins
    • Wayne
    • Wyoming
    • Yeats

    That's a savings starting at $11,244 a year. 

    To qualify you need to:

    • Live in one of those New York counties
    • Be a new student
    • Be a full-time student 
    • Maintain at least a 2.25 grade point average throughout your four years at Pitt-Bradford. 

    The PA-state tuition rate applies only for eight consecutive Fall and Spring terms (four years) and cannot be used for courses taken during the summer.  You should also be aware of the award terms and conditions

    Many students are already taking advantage of this award.  

    "Being able to come to Pitt-Bradford has allowed me to receive an amazing education for such a low price." -- Joe Crawford of Wellsville, NY, who is majoring in hospitality management

    “This award will help further my education without the extra stress of being an out-of-state student. It allows me to attend the college of my choice without that added stress. “ -- Brenna Gustin of Wellsville, NY, who is majoring in criminal justice.

    “Your NYS award is both beneficial to your university and to the students who live in the New York counties in which the award applies. It gives students the chance to receive a quality education without having to pay out-of-state tuition. I hope other students take advantage of this opportunity.” -- Michael Sprague of Olean, NY, who is majoring  in sports medicine.  

    "The award is an amazing opportunity. I have always been interested in Pitt, but the out-of-state tuition was always kept me from applying. This award is helping me because it means less for me to pay back in student loans" -- Gabby Smith of Little Valley, NY, who is majoring in business management .