Financial Aid

Detailed information on Trocaire College's financial aid department

Department of Financial Aid

The Office of Financial Aid is dedicated to helping students and parents obtain the financial aid necessary to pay for a college education at Trocaire College. More than 90% of Trocaire College students receive some form of financial assistance through scholarships, grants, loans and work-study. This section is designed to help you with the financial aid process.

Important Information: CARES Act / Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund


Meet Your Financial Aid Team

Sean hudson Sean Hudson  Director of Financial Aid and Student Accounts   716.827.2567
Patrick Swan  


Patrick Swan



Financial Aid Advisor



716.827.2404 (A-G)





Julie Smith




Financial Aid Advisor




716.827.2416 (H-O)



Terry Adamczyk 



Financial Aid Advisor



716.827.2426 (P-Z)




Thinking of setting up a payment plan for any remaining tuition and need more information? Please visit the Student Accounts page.

Office Hours

Monday & Thursday 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Tuesday & Wednesday 8:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.

Friday: 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Types Of Financial Aid

In general, there are four types of financial aid assistance:

  1. Grants
  2. Loans
  3. Work Study
  4. Scholarships

Click on a link above to learn about each type of financial assistance. Once you have completed the financial aid process, you will receive an award letter detailing the aid you are eligible to receive based on program eligibility requirements. Your award letter will also provide instructions on accepting and/or declining your award funding through the Trocaire Student Portal. You must accept or decline your award by the deadline. Failure to accept aid by the stated deadline may result in the loss of some types of financial aid.

Main Menu of Financial Aid Information and Resources