Help Paying For College
Financial aid is money that is given, paid or loaned to you to help pay for your college education or vocational training. It can also be a waiver of select college fees.
To start, check out our financial aid program options.
Then apply for financial aid by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) or California Dream Act Application, depending on eligibility.
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Jobs available for Foothill students...Don't miss out!
If you have a 2017-18 federal financial aid award, you may be eligible to get one of our terrific Federal Work-Study jobs. Click here to learn more.
Name Change Alert! BOG Fee Waiver → California College Promise GrantThe Board of Governors (BOG) Fee Waiver is now going by the California College Promise Grant. While the name has changed, the application process and benefits remain the same. For more information, please contact the Financial Aid Office at (650)949-7245 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
2018-19 California College Promise Grants will be awarded soon.If you are eligible for a 2018-19 California College Promise Grant (formerly known as the BOG Fee Waiver), and have not received an award when Summer quarter registration begins, please move forward with registering at the earliest possible date. The Promise Grants will be awarded shortly thereafter.
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Financial Aid Office
Building 8100, Room 8101