Financial Aid Office

We in the Financial Aid & Scholarship Office are dedicated to assisting students and families through the financial aid process.

March 2, 2020 FAFSA & Dream Application Priority Filing Deadline for initial Cal Grant awards for 2020-2021 school year

Student Service Building - Financial Aid is located in the Student Service building upstairs to your left when entering the building; room ST-201.       Campus Map: Student Services is building 10.

HOURS

Financial Aid Main Office

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

Remote Services via email, phones,  and mail

Financial Aid Computer Lab

(Library building, Room LI-118)

Lab temporarily Closed until further notice

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

FAFSA School Code: 001307

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 visit the Financial Aid Computer Lab in the library in room LI-118.

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, 2019 Deadline for Cal Grants for 2019-2020 school year– Competitive Awards (Community College Students Only)
  • October 1, 2019 FAFSA & Dream Act Application Available for 2020-2021 school year
  • March 2, 2020 FAFSA & Dream Application Priority Filing Deadline for initial Cal Grant awards for 2020-2021 school year
  • March 2, 2020 Application Deadline for 2020-2021 FCC Scholarships: Click FCC Scholarships for more information.

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