You’ve decided to start college, but now you want to make sure you can pay for it. That’s why we’re here! Financial aid is money to help you pay your educational expenses at a college or university. There are three categories of financial aid:
Don’t assume that you’re not eligible– about 75% of BBCC students are already receiving financial assistance!
After your application is reviewed, the BBCC Financial Aid team will notify you of your eligibility. Your financial aid need is determined using the following formula: Cost of Attendance – Expected Family Contribution = Financial Need.
You must reapply for financial aid each year by completing the FAFSA or WASFA online. Applications become available every year on October 1st to apply for next year.
Where is your Financial Aid? You may view any additional requirements within your ctcLink account as well as your current awards (if applicable); you will be notified if there are any additional requirements as our office reviews your eligibility.
Previous year information: Click the below “Access Portal” link for Spring 2022 awards and prior (information for Summer 2022 and on will be located in your ctcLink account).Access Portal
Login info: Your User Name is your Social Security number or WASFA ID. Your Password is your six-digit birthdate in mmddyy format.
The FAFSA or WASFA and all requested documents/To-do items must be received by the Financial Aid Office by the Priority Funding Date to ensure determination of eligibility prior to the tuition due date.
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Financial Aid staff is available to assist and answer your questions regarding applying for financial aid. Please call or email to set up an appointment with us at 509.793.2088 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Additionally, we are holding Financial Aid workshops in the Bonaudi Library, room 1801, to assist students with their FAFSA or WASFA for the current and next academic year:
*Please note that the Nov. 24th Financial Aid Workshop has been cancelled.
November Workshop Calendar (no appointment necessary – just show up!)