Follow these Steps!
1. Apply for financial aid
If you are a new student now is the time to Apply for Admissions. Prior students, reactivate your admission status to SFCC with this Student Information Update form.
2. Submit requested documents as early as possible
There are two ways you will be notified of your required documents and/or financial aid awards. There are Priority Funding deadlines for the Term you may wish to enroll in, so be mindful of those dates.
Look for emails from the SFCC Financial Aid Office
SFCC will notify you of receipt of your FAFSA application with instructions regarding any additional required documentation or forms. Forms are available on the SFCC website if needed. You may email, mail, fax or bring them in in person.
Look under your TASKS for any required forms or other items that may need your attention. You can also view and accept/decline your financial aid awards on your ctcLink Student Homepage once you have been awarded.
3. Select your refund preference with BankMobile Disbursements
Community Colleges of Spokane deliver your refund with BankMobile Disbursements, a technology solution, powered by BMTX, Inc. For more information about BankMobile Disbursements, visit their How it Works website.
4. Financial Aid Notification email
SFCC will send your Financial Aid Notification by email or letter offering you the aid you are eligible for.
5. Paying your Tuition
Financial aid funds will be automatically applied to your tuition due no earlier than 5 days prior to the start of the term. Any excess funds will be sent to BMTX, Inc. to be refunded to you no earlier than the first day of the term.
Financial Aid Availability for Study Abroad
Financial aid may be used toward tuition, program fees and some expenses for study abroad programs. Contact the Financial Aid office to learn more about funding requirements.