Welcome to the Financial Aid Office

 

We are dedicated to helping prospective and current students and their families apply and help determine eligibility for federal and state financial aid. These programs are administered in compliance with current local, state, and federal regulations. We hope that the information found on our website will be helpful to you.

COS School Code: 001186
  

Financial Aid Services now available at all three COS Campuses! Call:  

                                        Visalia Campus: (559) 730-3747
                                       Hanford Campus: (559) 583-2511
                                        Tulare Campus: (559) 688-3013


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 Updates

 

Board of Governor's Fee Waiver is now the California College Promise Grant

Starting this 2018-2019 school year, the BOG Waiver has changed its name to the California College Promise Grant.  Eligibility requirements will remain the same.  If you have any questions, please call or stop by the financial aid office.

Check your Financial Aid Status

Want to know what your status is?  Check your Banner Web account for your financial aid status.  You can confirm that your FAFSA/Dream Act application was received and if there is additional paperwork required. 
 
Where do I go? Once you login to Banner Web, select Student & Financial Aid > Financial Aid > My Eligibility > Aid Year (for the school year you are checking).
 

 Important Dates

 
  • June 5, 2018: Last Day to Drop w/Refund and no "W" for Summer Session 1
  • June 12, 2018: Summer Financial Aid Payment
  • June 18, 2018: Last Day to Drop with a "W" and no refund for Summer Session 1
  • June 19, 2018: Last Day to Drop w/Refund and no "W" for Summer Session 2
  • June 27, 2018: Alternate Summer Financial Aid Payment
  • June 28, 2018: Last Day to turn in Summer Appeal and Summer Loan Request
  • July 3, 2018: Last Day to Drop w/Refund and no "W" for Summer Session 3
  • July 4, 2018: Independence Day Holiday - NO CLASSES, ALL OFFICES CLOSED
  • July 9, 2018: Alternate Summer Financial Aid Payment
  • July 11, 2018: Last Day to Drop with a "W" and no refund for Summer Session 2
  • July 17, 2018: Last Day to Drop with a "W" and no refund for Summer Session 3

Last Updated: 5/31/2018 2:21 PM