Financial Aid Office

Financial Aid

Grants and scholarshipsWelcome to the Office of Student Financial Assistance

The Office of Student Financial Assistance is dedicated to providing our students with up-to-date financial aid information and resources. We strive to attain the latest financial aid updates and training by attending conferences across the United States, webinars, and working with other financial aid departments from various institutions in order to provide the best service and opportunities for our students.

We hope that our web site provides students, their parents, and the public with the information they need regarding financial aid availability at Contra Costa College, including the types of aid offered, how to apply, and how to complete the application process. Should you have any additional questions or comments, please feel free to stop by our office during regular office hours, or give us a call:

Contra Costa College

Office of Student Financial Assistance

Student Services Center

Office of Financial Assistance Counter Hours

Office of Financial Assistance counter will be open to assist students during the following hours:

Monday – Thursday
8:00AM – 4:30PM

Phone Number: 510-215-6026
Fax Number: 510-215-2810

FAFSA School Code: 001190       Dream Act School Code: 00119000

Need help with your financial aid application online? Wondering how you can check your financial aid status online? 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:

January Lab Hours

Tuesday, January 13th1p-4p
Wednesday, January 14th 9a-12p
Tuesday, January 20th1p-4p
Wednesday, January 21st9a-12p
Tuesday, January 27th 1p-4p
Wednesday, January 28th9a-12p

Certain financial aid paperwork has deadlines in which to be submitted in order to be considered for the current semester. Paperwork must be submitted before the close of office hours on the deadline date indicated. There are NO EXCEPTIONS. 

Fall 2014 Financial Aid Deadlines

Fall 2014 Appeal Information

November 3rd at 4:30pm deadline to submit Academic and Maximum Timeframe Appeals.

Important Dates

Fall 2014 Loan Workshop Dates

Tuesday9/22:30 - 3:30 pm
Thursday9/42:30 - 3:30 pm
Monday9/82:30 - 3:30 pm
Wednesday9/102:30 - 3:30 pm
Wednesday9/173:00 - 4:00 pm
Monday9/222:30 - 3:30 pm
Wednesday9/242:30 - 3:30 pm
Monday9/292:30 - 3:30 pm
Wednesday10/12:30 - 3:30 pm
Wedneday10/82:30 - 3:30 pm
Monday10/132:30 - 3:30 pm
Wednesday10/222:30 - 3:30 pm
Monday10/272:30 - 3:30 pm

Students interested in participating in loan workshop must go to the Office of Financial Assistance to determine eligibility and for pre-screening.  ID is required

August/September Sap Workshop dates

Thursday8/281:00-2:00 pm
Wednesday9/31:30-2:30 pm
Thursday9/49:30-10:30 am
Tuesday9/910:00 -11:00 am
Thursday9/111:30-2:30 pm
Monday9/1511:00 am-12:00 pm
Wednesday9/172:00-3:00 pm
Thursday9/239:00-10:00 am