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) 583-2512
Tulare Campus: (559) 688-3013

***Important!  Find out how to maintain financial aid eligibility here***

Financial Aid Facts - PLEASE READ

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 Additional Resources


 Important Dates

  • March 12, 2014: Make-up Payment and Cal Grant Award
  • March 19, 2014: Make-up Payment
  • March 21, 2014: Final Date to Drop Full-Term Spring Classes with a "W"
  • March 31, 2014: Last Day to turn in Spring 2014 SAP Appeal and Direct Loan Request
  • April 2, 2014: Second Pell and Make-up Payment
  • April 14-18, 2014: Spring Break - NO CLASSES; Offices open April 14-16
  • April 25, 2014: Make-up Payment
  • April 30, 2014: 2014-2015 Financial Aid Priority Deadline
Last Updated: 3/13/2014 5:12 PM