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How will I know if I have a financial aid award?
You will be notified by email when you have an award. You may also view posted financial aid awards, account summaries and other helpful personal information in eConnect, our secure online services (login required).
What do I need to do to receive my aid?
How will I receive my financial aid?
The colleges of DCCCD process and distribute refunds and disbursements (including financial aid funds) with the help of Higher One, a financial services vendor.
You can choose one of three methods to receive your aid.
When will I receive my financial aid?
If you receive a financial aid award before your credit classes start:
If you receive a financial aid award after classes have begun:
See the 2015-2016 Disbursement Schedule for estimated disbursement dates.
We understand that it may seem like it takes longer than it should to get your aid. See How Financial Aid Disbursement Works for details on all the steps that must be completed before we can release your aid.
To help you get your money as soon as possible, make sure the Admissions/Registrar’s Office has your correct email and mailing address.
Questions or concerns? Email the Financial Aid Office.