Let us help invest in your future
Financial Aid is designed to be used as a supplemental income for your educational expenses. It may not cover all your expenses, but it can certainly help. You probably qualify, so complete as many free applications as you can, as soon as you can, as some aid is first-come, first-served. And if you need help at any step in the process, we’re here.
Know Your Options
Help Completing Your CA Dream Act
Financial Aid Office Hours at BCTC
Financial Aid Resources for Undocumented Students
Latest Financial Aid News
Student Financial Services provides students with a seasonal newsletter that covers changes to financial aid, student employment opportunities, scholarship updates, financial advice and more. Check out the latest newsletter today!
Read the Financial Aid Newsletter (pdf)
Understand the Total Cost
Tuition is only part of the story. Books, rent, food, cellphone, utilities all play a part in your college expenses, plus many other things you may not have thought about. To get an idea of what you’ll need to comfortably attend school, simply answer a few questions using our Net Price Calculator.
Work while attending school
We Promise Free Tuition if You Promise to Succeed
The MVC Promise Initiative is part of a state and nationwide effort to provide affordable education. First-time college eligible students who hold to their “promise” receive free no-fee tuition, support for textbooks, priority registration, access to educational and faculty advisors, activities and a dedicated community. Certain restrictions apply.
Whether you drop by our office or get help online through a ConexEd virtual lobby, Student Financial Services (SFS) is here to assist you with your financial needs.
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Tuesday and Wednesday: 8 am - 6 pm
Friday: 8 am - Noon
Monday - Thursday: 10 am - 3 pm
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