Financial Aid


The 1400 building has reopened to the public.

Please be aware that we have limited staff on campus to ensure safe practices. Aside from in-person, we will continue to offer services via phone, email, and zoom.

Our offices will be closed on Fridays each week for processing of financial aid applications as well as preparing for our transition into the ctcLink system. We will do our best to assist you in a timely manner. Please check your email as this is the main way our office will communicate with you.

Financial Aid Portal

Please email any forms, documents and/or questions to For the most up-to-date information on BBCC’s operating schedule, please visit our website at

Financial aid can lower the cost of a Big Bend Community College education. BBCC will calculate your eligibility for aid on a first-come, first-served basis to eligible students as determined by federal, state, and institutional regulations, policies and procedures. Your eligibility will be determined using the information you, and in some cases your parents, submit on the Free Application for Federal Student Aid, or FAFSA. For DREAMer students, financial aid eligibility will be determined using information submitted on the Washington Application for State Financial Aid, or WASFA.

BBCC awards financial aid chronologically based on the assigned “Ready to Review” date. The “Ready to Review” date is assigned once all required documents have been received.

BBCC Financial aid is currently reviewing files completed on 07/01/2021 and prior for Summer and Fall 2021. 


Where is your Financial Aid?
You can check on the status of financial aid application by clicking the button below.
Big Bend’s Title IV school code: 003770.
Login info: Your User Name is your Social Security number or WASFA ID. Your Password is your six-digit birthdate in mmddyy format.


Mon-Wed07:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday7:30 AM - 6:00 PM

Priority Funding Dates

The FAFSA or WASFA and all requested documents must be received by the Financial Aid Office by the Priority Funding Date to ensure determination of eligibility prior to the tuition due date.

Summer Quarter

April 15th

Fall Quarter

July 15th

Winter Quarter

November 15th

Spring Quarter

February 15th

Financial Aid Contact

Financial Aid Staff

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Pruneda, Veronica

Financial Aid
(509) 793-2452
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Sanchez, Marbely

Financial Aid
(509) 793-2453
Director or Financial Aid, Rita Ramirez

Ramirez, Rita

Financial Aid Director
(509) 793-2032
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Fry, Cassandra

Financial Aid Advisor
(509) 793-2031
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Castro, Edwin

Financial Aid
(509) 793-2454
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