2006-2007 CCBC College Catalog
How to apply for financial aid
In order to be considered for most types of financial aid, a student
Apply for admission to CCBC.
Enroll in an eligible program that leads to a degree or certificate.
Establish financial need by completing the
Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) for the first
year and every year of his or her college education.
This form and specific application instructions are available in high
schools, CCBC’s financial aid offices and
online. It is best to submit the application after January 1 and before
March 1 to be considered for all possible grant and scholarship
What happens next
Most financial assistance at CCBC is based on federal need-based
Financial need is determined by subtracting the Expected Family
Contribution (EFC) from the student's budget.
The EFC is determined by the Department of Education based on a
The student’s budget is determined by a number of factors such as
course load and dependency status. See a
typical student budget