Financial Aid Office

The Financial Aid Office is currently closed to in-person service

While our office is closed, you may still request Financial Aid assistance via remote services (phone or email).

Documents may be submitted by mail, email, or fax

CONTACT

Fresno City College
Attn: Financial Aid Office
1101 E University Ave
Fresno CA 93741

Financial Aid Office Email: financialaidoffice@fresnocitycollege.edu
Phone: 559.442.8245
Fax: 559.499.6024


March 2, 2021 FAFSA & Dream Application Priority Filing Deadline for initial Cal Grant awards for 2021-2022 school year

FAFSA School Code: 001307

Holiday Hours (December 7, 2020 - January 3, 2021)

Financial Aid Main Office

Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Thursday (December 24)  
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Phones will be answered until 1 pm. 

Friday December 25, 2020 - January 3, 2021
Closed (will return January 4, 2021)

Financial Aid Computer Lab

(Library building, Room LI-118)

Lab temporarily Closed until further notice

Standard Hours

Financial Aid Main Office

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Wednesday 
8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Financial Aid Computer Lab

(Library building, Room LI-118)

Lab temporarily Closed until further notice

 

Financial aid helps you pay for college. This financial assistance covers educational expenses including tuition and fees, room and board, books and supplies, and transportation. There are several types of financial aid, including grants and scholarships, work study and loans. Financial aid awards may include a combination of the various types of aid.

For more information please call our office at 559.442.8245 or email us at financialaidoffice@fresnocitycollege.edu

Photo ID

A valid government issued photo ID is REQUIRED to receive information regarding your financial aid when visiting our office, Without an ID we can only give general information regarding the financial aid process. The following are examples of government issued ID’s:

  • Driver’s License
  • State ID
  • Military ID
  • Passport

FERPA

To protect students’ privacy and be in compliance with the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA), the Fresno City College Financial Aid Office will only release information to the student that has applied for financial aid, regardless if parent information was provided on the FAFSA. Third-party callers will be asked to identify themselves to determine if the student has authorized a release of information. Under no conditions will the information be release to an unauthorized party.

If the student wishes to authorize the release of information to a third-party, the student must complete and submit the FERPA Release Form, along with the appropriate documentation that is requested on that form. Third-party callers will then be asked to provide the student's ID# and other identifiable information.

Important Dates and Deadlines

  • September 2, 2020 Deadline for Cal Grants for 2020-2021 school year– Competitive Awards (Community College Students Only)
  • October 1, 2020 FAFSA & Dream Act Application Available for 2021-2022 school year
  • March 2, 2021 FAFSA & Dream Application Priority Filing Deadline for initial Cal Grant awards for 2021-2022 school year
  • March 2, 2021 Application Deadline for 2021-2022 FCC Scholarships: Click FCC Scholarships for more information.

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