Financial Aid Resources


Financial Aid Resources

There are plenty of other resources out there to help you with planning for your higher education goals! Having a clear plan will lead to greater academic success.

Financial Aid TV

Still have questions about financial aid? Learn about financial aid at Contra Costa College through short, easy to understand videos! Log on to: contracosta.financialaidtv.com

Financial Literacy

Want to learn how to manage your money in order to maximize your financial resources? USAFunds offers a FREE online program that provides advice on budgeting, time management, and so much more! Click here to learn more: http://www.usafunds.org/DefaultPrevention/Pages/LifeSkills.aspx.

Net Price Calculator

The Net Price Calculator is a tool you can use to estimate what your net cost will be for higher education. Net cost, or “net price,” is defined as the estimated cost of attendance minus estimated financial assistance. Access the calculator here.

Loan Resources

If you currently have outstanding federal student loans and have questions about your loan balance, payment plan, consolidation, or payments, contact the Direct Loan Servicing Center:

Phone: 1-800-848-0979

Online: www.dl.ed.gov

Veterans Resources

Contra Costa College is dedicated to helping veterans take advantage of the many resources and benefits available to them. And remember, your veterans benefits will not affect your eligibility for other types of financial assistance programs! Please contact us using the information below to get more information on veterans programs:

Tamara Green, Contra Costa College Veterans Certifying Official

Phone: 510-235-7800 ext. 4627

Email: tgreen@contracosta.edu

Veterans Club, Student Life Department

Phone: 510-235-7800 ext. 4237

Email: kramos@contracosta.edu

For more details on veterans education benefits, log on to www.gibill.va.gov.