Financial Aid

Financial Aid Updates
Important Federal Updates for Financial Aid

Contact Info

This is the start of our busy season assisting students in the office.  For faster response, please email us.

Email: mcfa@wvm.edu
Phone: 408-855-5065
Fax:408-855-5546
Location: Main Building E1-401

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 In-Person Student Support & Service Hours

Spring  2014
Last Week Extended Hours January 25 - 31, 2014 Saturday 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
    Monday - Thursday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
    Friday 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Standard Hours  February 03 - May 23, 2014 Monday - Thursday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Spring Break Hours April 01 - April 03, 2014 Tuesday - Thursday 11:00 am - 4:00 pm​

 

Summer 2014

Standard Hours               May 26 - August15,            Monday -Thursday   10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Last Week Extended Hours August 18 - 22, 2014 Monday -Thursday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
    Friday Closed for Flex Day

Closed on 05/26/14 in observance of the Memorial Day holiday

Closed on 07/04/14 in observance of the Independence Day holiday

 

Financial Aid Disbursements:

Fall 2014 Payment Date* are:
  • Wednesday, 08/20/14
  • Friday, 10/24/14

(*All dates are subject to change)

Satisfactory Academic Progress Session Schedules (Required for "Warning" and "Probation" students.  Click the link for dates, times and rooms)

You may also access information on this web site, www.missioncollege.org, for more information, forms, and to ask specific questions.  Please use our conveniently located drop boxes in front of Financial Aid and Admissions & Records Offices to submit documents.  These submissions will be processed on our next business day.

Mission College offers a variety of federal, state and institutional aid programs to assist students in meeting the costs of their education. Students are encouraged to stop by the Financial Aid Office to obtain information on eligibility requirements and necessary application forms.

By using the services of the Financial Aid Office, I will:

  1. Learn to identify & access the financial resources necessary to support my educational objectives.
  2. Demonstrate my ability to successfully complete the financial aid & scholarship applications and, if eligible, receive funding.
  3. Demonstrate my commitment to receive continued funding by maintaining satisfactory academic progress in my declared program of study and the timely completion of renewal applications.

Am I On Course?

Key Applicant Eligibility Requirements

The successful financial aid candidate

  • is a US citizen or eligible non-citizen,
  • declares a program of study leading to a degree, certificate for gainful employment in a recognized occupation or a transfer program leading to bachelor's degree in a four-year institution,
  • demonstrates "financial need" by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
     Or
  • Cal DreamAct application: https://dream.csac.ca.gov
  • is not in default on any educational loan,
  • does not owe a refund on any Title IV funds,
  • has high school diploma, G.E.D. or state equivalent, Homeschooled or California High School Proficiency Exam (CHSPE)
  • meets California residency requirements (for BOG Fee Waiver, Cal Grants B & C, EOP&S)
  • maintains Satisfactory Academic Progress
  • and meets other requirements as appropriate to individual programs.

Visit the Aid Programs page and then How to Apply to get started.