Office of Financial Assistance
Student Services Center, Room 102

Mailing Address
2600 Mission Bell Dr.
Office of Financial Assistance, SSC Room 102
San Pablo, CA 94806

Contact the office from your InSite Portal e-mail address and include your student ID number, your date of birth and the last 4 digits of your Social Security Number. All financial aid documents are submitted electronically through the financial aid on the InSite Portal. To ensure confidentiality, photo ID is required for both In-Person and Zoom services.

Financial Aid Lab Hours
Monday – Thursday
9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

In-Person Service Hours
Monday - Thursday
9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m
9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m

Closed On
May 30 - Memorial Day
July 4 - Independence Day
September 5 - Labor Day
September 23 - Native American Day
November 11 - Veterans Day
November 24-25 - Thanksgiving Holiday
December 21-Jan 2 - Winter Recess

At the Office of Financial Assistance, we understand that paying for college can be a huge challenge for many members of our community. Therefore, it is our mission to help you take advantage of the many financial resources that are available to you in order to make attaining a higher education at Contra Costa College accessible.

The financial aid process can be intimidating, but don’t let it scare you away from a quality education. We are here to help you, because your success as a student is important to everyone at Contra Costa College.

Once you have been accepted to attend Contra Costa College, the first step to get help with paying your fees and tuition is to submit an application for financial assistance.

How to Apply for Financial Assistance

U.S. Citizens or Eligible Non-Citizens

Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to apply for federal and state grant and loan programs.

Contra Costa College FAFSA School Code: 001190

To sign your FAFSA electronically, you (and your parent if you are dependent) must have an FSA ID. Click here for more information on the FSA ID.

Undocumented/Nonresidents/DACA Students

Complete the Dream Act Application to apply for state grant and fee waiver programs.

Contra Costa College Dream School Code: 00119000

Visit our resource page for undocumented students.

Need help filling out your application?

Use the orange Financial Aid Appointment Request button (below left) to book an online Zoom appointment to receive one-on-one help completing your financial aid application.

Have questions?

Try our new Financial Aid Counseling sessions! Receiving free, online counseling by clicking below: