Our Mission Statement
“The Office of Financial Assistance is passionate about and committed to delivering student aid advisory services and financial aid awards to make higher education affordable to our diverse community. We facilitate efforts to improve student recruitment, enrollment and retention by providing students with the guidance and resources needed to ensure equitable access to a quality education at Contra Costa College.”
Our Vision Statement
“The vision of the Office of Financial Assistance is to promote a culture of understanding and excellence, through guidance and outreach, to ensure that all students feel empowered to fund their educational goals at Contra Costa College.”
Wondering when you will receive your check?
Click the link below to view the
2016-2017 Financial Award Notification Payment Calendar
Welcome to the Office of
Office of Financial Assistance Counter Hours
We are located in the SSC building, Room 102.
Our counter will be open to assist students during the following hours:
Monday – Thursday
8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Phone Number: 510-215-6026
Fax Number: 510-215-2810
FAFSA School Code: 001190 Dream Act School Code: 00119000
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Our office also offers limited Financial Aid Lab Hours where dedicated staff members are ready to help guide you through the online financial aid resources that are available to you!
Visit the lab located in the Assessment Center inside the Student Services Center during the following times to receive financial aid assistance:
Summer 2016 Lab Hours (all in room 104A)
Wednesday, June 1st 9a – 11a
Thursday, June 9th 1p – 3p
Tuesday, June 14th 1p – 3p
Thursday, June 23rd 9a – 11a
Wednesday, June 29th 9a – 11a
Tuesday, July 5th 1p – 3p
Tuesday, July 12th 1p – 3p
Wednesday, July 13th 9a – 11a
Monday, July 18th 9a – 11a
Wednesday, July 20th 1p – 3p
Tuesday, July 26th 1p – 3p
Wednesday, July 27th 9a – 11a
Receive Your Financial Aid FAST!
Starting summer 2016, students can receive their financial aid electronically by choosing direct deposit to their bank account or signing up for the CollegeCash Card. Log on to www.4cd.edu/collegecash for more information and to sign up!
Financial Aid Focus/Enfoque Financiero
Here at the Contra Costa College Office of Financial Assistance, we understand that paying for college can be a huge challenge for many members of our community. In an effort to make the financial aid process as easy as possible, we have developed the following handbook to help guide you through the many financial assistance and support programs available at Contra Costa College.
Use the links below to discover more information on applying for financial aid, deadlines, and other programs that can help you be successful in your educational goals!
Financial Aid Basics