Funding & Aid

There are several sources of financial assistance: federal, state, local and even private. Eligibility is determined by multiple factors, like level of income, current employment status and more. Browse the listing below to find assistance you may be eligible for. Off-campus sources are listed on another page.

Federal Financial Aid (FAFSA)

Federal and State grants, loans and Work Study. Start the application process by submitting the FAFSA: (Federal School Code: 003791).

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Financial Aid
FOSS (5000) Bld., Room 5245


Vocational Training - Workforce Education Office

These funding programs could help you pay for your education as you pursue any of our several Professional/Technical degrees and certificates. Visit to see if you qualify for funding.

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Provides assistance with education costs (including childcare assistance from DSHS) to eligible students receiving DSHS Basic Food Assistance.

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Darcie Callahan
FOSS (5000) Bld., Room 5101

Provides assistance with education costs to eligible low-income students who are enrolled in one of the following programs: Automotive, Accounting, Business Technology, Clean Energy Technology and Entrepreneurship, Early Childhood Education, Health Information & Informatics Management, Manufacturing, Nursing Assistant Certified, Office Technology, Phlebotomy and Visual Communications Technology.

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Opportunity Grant
Kim Cambern
FOSS (5000) Bld., Room 5101

Assistance to eligible students who: are collecting unemployment benefits or have exhausted them within the past 24 months, have received a lay-off notice, were formerly self-employed, are a displaced homemaker, or a recently honorably discharged veteran.

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Worker Retraining Program
Fikru Diro
FOSS (5000) Bld., Room 5101

Provides assistance with education costs to eligible low-income parents receiving TANF cash assistance from DSHS.

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WorkFirst Program
FOSS (5000) Bld., Room 5101


Over 140 annual scholarships awared by the College and its Foundation, which also provides other financial assitance for studennts. 

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Providing scholarships, emergency assistance and short-term loans to eligible students.

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1000 Bld., Room 1005

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Providing assistance with education costs to eligible individuals who do not have a high school diploma and are between the ages of 16-21.

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FOSS (5000) Bld., Room 5222

Provides short-term loans for books, course required supplies and emergencies to eligible students. Help students apply for scholarships and locate financial assistance resources.

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Multicultural Center
James Lawrence Ardeña
PUB (000) Bld., Room 9301


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Learning Center North
Denise Juarez
2900 Bld., the Annex

Federal programs provide education benefits to eligible veterans, survivors and dependants. SCC's Veterans Center provides resources and support.

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Veterans Services
Missy Anderson
Certifying Official
FOSS (5000) Bld., Room 5229