Special Alert from the California Student Aid Commission (CSAC):
IMPORTANT NOTICE REGARDING THE RECENT NEWS STORY ABOUT A SAN JOSE HIGH SCHOOL STUDENT AND A CAL GRANT SCAM: - A Cal Grant is FREE MONEY!
You will never have to pay to receive your Cal Grant award and we never call students to request personally identifying information. Never pay to receive your Cal Grant award. Never send money to a "third party" claiming to require a pre-paid debit card. Never give your credit card or bank account number anyone who claims to need it to process your Cal Grant award. Your Cal Grant financial aid award is always free. You may visit webgrants4students.org for more information regarding your Cal Grant. If you believe you've been a target or a victim of financial aid fraud, please contact our office immediately at 888.224.7268. You may need to file a police report with your police department and notify the California Attorney General's office toll free at 800.952.5225.
The Federal Work-Study Wait List Opens on Thursday, May 22, 2014 - click here for details
Skyline College strives to keep the doors open to all students no matter what their economic background. We feel it is imperative that we help students find funding avenues to meet the college costs. You have already taken the first step to getting a great education. The next step is paying for it. Applying for financial aid is not as difficult as it seems and the Financial Aid Office is here to assist you. We will help you find a way to pay for fees, books and supplies. Skyline offers access to many resources, including fee waivers, grants, scholarships, work study programs and loans.
We invite you to explore all of the support programs we offer. So, as you journey through Skyline College, together we will assist you in achieving your dreams. For more information please visit the Office of Vice President of Student Services.
Financial Aid Application Labs
You can afford college and we will show you how. The Financial Aid Office is committed to helping all students apply for financial aid. If you need help with completing your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) the Board of Governors Fee Waiver (BOG) or California Dream Act Application, please come to a Financial Aid Application Lab or visit our Financial Aid Calendar.
Benefits - Cash, Health Insurance & Food (SparkPoint)
The Financial Aid Office and SparkPoint at Skyline College can connect you to financial resources to help pay for health care, food and other living expenses. For more information visit: Benefits - Cash, Health Insurance & Food
The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) (20 U.S.C. § 1232g; 34 CFR Part 99) is a Federal law that protects the privacy of student education records. The law applies to all schools that receive funds under an applicable program of the U.S. Department of Education. For more information, please visit: FERPA
Student Services, Bldg. 2 - Office Hours
|June 9-12 (Monday - Thursday)||8:00 - 6:30 p.m.|
|June 16-19 (Monday - Thursday)||8:00 - 7:00 p.m.|
|June 23 - Aug 7 (Monday - Thursday)||8:00 - 6:30 p.m.|
|July 4||Closed - Holiday|
|*Closed on Friday|
See also the Financial Aid Events Calendar
Student Learning Outcomes (SLOs)
Financial Aid Office and staff have identified the following Student Learning Outcomes (SLOs) for the various services provided by the Financial Aid Office.
Students will be able to identify financial aid resources for which they may qualify, submit applications and meet deadlines.
[ISLO: Communication and Information Literacy]
Students who receive financial aid will demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the Satisfactory Academic Progress "SAP" Policy for financial aid purposes.
[ISLO: Critical Thinking and Communication]
Students will gain understanding of the requirements, rights and responsibilities, and repayment obligations associated with acquiring a federal student loan.
[ISLO: Communication and Lifelong Wellness ]
Student Learning Outcomes (SLOs) will be assessed using:
- Review of collected data, and
- Other methods
To empower and transform a global community of learners.