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Shasta College School Code: 001289

First Step:

Submit your BOG Fee Waiver Application and FAFSA:

2017-18 BOG Fee Waiver Application

2017-18* or 2018-19* FAFSA Application

The 2017-18 FAFSA covers Summer 2017, Fall 2017, Spring 2018 & Summer 2018,
The 2018-19 FAFSA covers Summer 2018, Fall 2018, Spring 2019, & Summer 2019.  
**Note: Summer terms will be determined based on year round Pell Grant eligibility

If you are not eligible to submit a FAFSA, submit your 2017-18 or 2018-19 California Dream Act Application (CADAA) at:

Second Step:

View next Applying for Financial Aid at Shasta College


Financial Aid and Veterans Services Office Mission

Our Mission is to increase the number of students receiving financial assistance, ​which will contribute to the successful completion of their academic goals.

What is Financial Aid?

Federal and State Financial Aid is designed to assist students overcome financial barriers to successfully complete their educational goal and is made available by federal/state/private agencies in the form of grants, scholarships, loans, and federal work study. Financial Aid is also limited to only supporting classes specifically required for a student’s educational goal.

Important Updates/Notifications​: 

11/20/2017-Need Help with your Financial Aid?

Visit our Student Success Center (SSC) for hands on assistance completing financial aid applications and forms, as well as general financial aid information. The SSC can be located in Building 100, Room 102 between Monday-Friday 8:00am-5:00pm.

Make an appointment with a Financial Aid Technician for more technical questions/help at: Schedule An Appointment Here

11/15/2017- Thanksgiving Office & Phone Hours 11/20-11/24:

Monday - Wednesday: 8:00 am to 4:30 pm
Thursday & Friday: CLOSED (Happy Thanksgiving!!)

11/3/2017- New External Scholarship Opportunities posted!

Apply now for the 2018 CCCSFAAA Scholarship. The deadline is 12/20/2017 and the application can
be found here: 2018_CCCSFAAA_Schol_App1.pdf

Apply now for the McConnell scholars program! More information found at:

11/2/2017- New California Community College Completion Grant (CCCCG)!

Starting Fall-17 the a new State Grant called the CCCCG ($1500 annually) is in progress of being implemented. The basic eligibility criteria is as follows. Students must have the following: Cal B or C certified at full time enrollment, the Full Time student success grant, actively enrolled in 15+ units, hold a 2.0 cumulative GPA (or new student) and have a comprehensive educational plan on file. We will be reaching out to eligible students and providing additional guidance as we implement.

11/1/2017- The BOG Fee Waiver has been renamed!!!

The BOG Fee Waiver has been renamed to the California College Promise Grant!! Starting in the 2018/19 academic award year we will be implementing the new title for the BOG Fee Waiver.

10/31/2017- The California College Promise Program Clarification

The California College Promise Program has specific requirements for colleges to be eligible to participate and receive State funding to assist with the Costs of implementing/running the program. At this point we believe that Shasta College will qualify and will implement this program starting Fall-18. Students would have to be enrolled in 12+ units and be a new college student. At this point, we are waiting on guidance and encourage all students to continue to submit all Financial Aid Applications including the FAFSA, BOG Fee Waiver and apply for scholarships.

9/15/17 - Financial Aid Customer Service Has Relocated!!

Financial Aid Staff & Customer Service are now located​ at Admissions & Records (Main Campus, Building 100, Room 158).
Visit us Monday-Thursday, 8:00am-6:00pm and Friday 8:00am-noon.
​Veteran customer service remains in Room 108 during normal business hours.

 Processing Information:

2017/18 FAFSA Processing Date:

2018/19 FAFSA Anticipated Processing Start Date:

March 2018

Processing Information & Timeframes  

Contact Us​:

Thanksgiving Office & Phone Hours 11/20/17 - 11/24/17:
Monday - Wednesday: 8:00 am to 4:30 pm
Thursday & Friday: CLOSED
Main Campus Building 100
Admissions & Records - Room 139
Office Hours:
Monday - Thursday:  8:00 am to 6:00 pm                       
Friday: 8:00 am to 12:00 noon
Phone Number: 530.242.7700
Phone Hours:
Monday - Thursday: 8:00 am to 6:00 pm             
Friday: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
Please allow 1-2 business days for a response. 
Physical Address:
Shasta College-Main Campus
Administration Building 100, Room 158
11555 Old Oregon Trail, Redding CA 96003
Mailing Address:
Shasta College
Attn: Financial Aid Office
PO Box 496006
Redding CA 96049​

Important Links

Fafsa clip art and link Create your FSA ID to sign your FAFSA:
 Complete the FAFSA Application:
Learn about the California Earned Income Tax Credit program at:

Selective Service
Register for Selective Service:

Learn more about Cal-Grant eligibility criteria at:​​
Create a Cal-Grant account & monitor your status at:​
National Student Loan Data System
Login to view your federal student aid history and loan status at​