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Who gets aid (eligibility)?
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What is Verification?
Find out what you need to do to apply for financial aid.
Get answers to some common questions, plus tips to help you fill out your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
Forms designed to supplement your financial aid application can be downloaded here.
The FSA ID is issued by the Department of Education and allows you to access and electronically sign personal financial aid information online at the FAFSA website.
Find the Title IV school code for your college, required for filling out your FAFSA form.
You must reapply for financial aid each year. You can complete the Renewal FAFSA, but be sure to update your income, asset and household information.
Occasionally circumstances arise that make the FAFSA data an inaccurate picture of a family’s ability to pay. Sometimes it is possible to reassess a family’s unique situation.
State and federal financial aid is available for qualified applicants attending the colleges of DCCCD for the May term or Summer sessions.
Keep these dates in mind when applying for financial aid.
If you attended any other institution(s), you must submit all official transcripts to us and we must evaluate them before we can award financial aid.