Students who wish to be considered for financial aid must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). This application will allow students to apply for most of the federal and state aid. By going to www.fafsa.ed.gov. You will:
All financial aid students are required to submit the following documents to complete their application process:
Information provided on the SAR is routinely verified via a federally mandated data match system. Items included in the matching process are:
Any student with a SAR indicating certain information not passing the data match(es) will receive a tracking letter from Financial Aid Office requesting documentation to clear the match(es).
The Department of Education randomly selects students to complete the Verification process. If you are selected, you will be required to submit the following documentation:
Your financial aid eligibility is determined after all the required documentation is received and your file is completed. After approximately 3 to 4 weeks, you will receive a Financial Aid Award Notification (by mail) specifying the type of award and amounts for which you are eligible.
To qualify for financial aid disbursement, you must meet the following requirements:
Approximately 2 to 3 weeks after you have received your financial aid awards letter, your financial aid funds will be applied to any outstanding balance, if applicable; any remaining funds will be deposited into your "myLACCDcard" accounts.
Please see disbursement schedule for more disbursement dates and deadlines.