To apply for Financial Aid submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Once we receive your FAFSA information, we will send you an e-mail requesting additional documents to complete your file.
The CCPG waives Enrollment fees ($46/unit) and provides a discount for Parking Permits. All other fees and expenses are the student's responsibility: Student Health Fee ($21), Transportation Fee ($11), and Student Activity Fee ($5), text-books and any class material fees. The CCPG does not apply to International and non-CA Resident students.
Submit your 2020-2021 CCPG application electronically. You will need to log-in using your CCC Apply username and password.
Click here to access the electronic application.
Click here for important information about the BOG Fee Waiver
Loss of CCPG Appeal Form
Students who qualify as AB 540, submit the CA Dream Application to apply for CA State Aid.
California Dream Act Application
If you have been asked to provide income tax information, you can get most of the information from the IRS website: https://www.irs.gov/individuals/get-transcript
If you are able to Get Transcript Online, you will be able to print your Tax Return Transcript, Wage and Income Transcript, and/or Verification of Non-filing Letter.
If you are unable to register with the IRS, you may be able to get your Tax Return Transcript by mail using Get Transcript by Mail.
If you are unable to request a transcript online or by mail or if you need a wage transcript or verification of non-filing, you can complete and submit a Form 4506-T to the IRS: https://www.irs.gov/pub/irs-pdf/f4506t.pdf
If you are unable to obtain an IRS Verification of Non-filing Letter . . .
If your parent(s), dependent student, or your spouse, independent student, is unable to obtain an IRS Verification of Non-filing Letter because they do not have a Social Security Number, an Employee Identification Number, or a Taxpayer Identification Number, they must submit the following to the Financial Aid Office:
A signed and dated statement:
Note: Individuals who submit W-2s that total the gross income that equals or exceeds the IRS tax filing threshold must request a Social Security Number, an Individual Tax Identification Number, and/or an Employer Identification Number and file an income tax return before the student is eligible to receive federal student aid.
The FAFSA uses prior-prior year income information (i.e. the 2021-2022 FAFSA requires 2019 income information)
2021-2022 FAFSA requires the 2019 tax return transcripts
2022-2023 FAFSA requires the 2020 tax return transcripts
Direct Student Loan applications will be submitted through the VerifyMyFAFSA site. Click here for instructions and more information.