Archived Information Updates


2/7/2019: It's not too late! Apply for Spring-19 Scholarships today!

New applicants apply here: Shasta College Scholarship New User Link

Returning applicants login here: Shasta College Scholarship Returning User Link

Most deadlines for Spring-19 are 2/18/19 and 3/11/2019​


1/10/2019: IRS Tax Documents and FAFSA Verification Announcement

9/20/2018: Apple products available at a discounted price to students

10/29/18 Federal Student Aid Outage Alert

  • ​During the period of November 3-4, 2018, the Federal Student Aid Websites and systems has a planned maintenance. Users will be unable to access items that require an FSA ID. 
  • During November 11-12, 2018 the IRS Data Retrieval Tool will be unavailable due to IRS system upgrades. actions may still be completed on your FAFSA. However if an action requires entry of federal tax information they will need to be provided manually. applications may wish to complete the application after the outage is over.

9/12/18: Fall Disbursement Schedule

8/16/18: Now offering Financial Aid Workshops:
8/6/18: Financial Aid Updates for Fall-18 Semester:
  • The first disbursement of Pell Grant is scheduled for 8/17/2018. Please check your award letter for 2018/19 Academic year. If you have Pell grant and are enrolled actively in Fall-18 classes, you can expect a disbursement. If you are not actively enrolled and/or do not have Pell Grant on your award letter please ensure that you have completed all required steps through your MyShasta portal.
  • Book Grants/Loans are available now for students who are not set up to receive a Pell Grant disbursement on 8/17/2018. Visit: http://www.shastacollege.edu/fa_books
  • Cal Grant Awards have been posted to students accounts that were on the California Student Aid Commissions roster. They will remain in a "pending" status until enrollment is certified after census date on 9/4/2018. Cal Grant disbursements will start occurring mid-late September.
  • Full Time Student Success Grants Merges with the California Community College Completion Grant=  Student Success Completion Grant (SSCG) effective Fall:2018

 
Checks through Bank MobileIf you have opted for the check option through Bank Mobile and your mail has been impacted by the Carr Fire, please contact Bank Mobile as soon as possible to update your mailing address and/or choose a different option. You can contact Bank Mobile at: support@bankmobiledisbursements.com or 1-877-327-9515.​
 

 
4/3/18: Deadline to submit Spring 18 Federal Direct Loan Applications is TODAY!
 
3/15/2018: Shasta College Scholarship Opportunity Deadline is TODAY at 11:59PM!!
 
2/26/18: 2018/19 FAFSA and CDAA Cal Grant Deadline is March 2nd!
Don't forget to submit your 2018/19 FAFSA or CDAA by March 2nd to meet the Cal Grant entitlement deadline!
 
2/1/2018: Apply for Spring Scholarships now!!!
 
1/8/2018: Financial Aid Pell Grant Disbursement Reminder
In that in order to receive a Pell Grant disbursement on 1/12/2018, students must have an award letter with Pell Grant, be meeting Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) and be actively enrolled in Spring-18 classes as of 1/7/2018. View our disbursement schedule for future disbursements at: www.shastacollege.edu/fa_disbursements 
 

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: https://shastacollege.academicworks.com/opportunities/3786

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.​

10/12/17- Email Outage

The entire Community College District has been experiencing email outages since 10/9/17. Currently our email is down. If you have questions, please call or come into one of our campuses. We apologize for the inconvenience and are working on resolving this issue as soon as possible.

10/11/17 - A Message from the Community College Chancellor's Office RE: N.Cal Fires


9/28/17- 2018/19 FAFSA and CADAA Applications Open 10/1/2017!!! Apply early to receive the most Financial Aid possible for the 2018/19 Academic Year! 

Starting 10/1/17 submit your 18/19 FAFSA at: https://fafsa.ed.gov/. The 18/19 FAFSA will cover: Summer-18, Fall-18Spring-19 & Summer-19.

Note: Summer terms will be determined based on year round Pell Grant eligibility

If you are not eligible to submit a FAFSA, submit your 2018/19 California Dream Act Application (CADAA)   at: http://www.caldreamact.org/

 
9/27/17- Mission Asset Fund Scholarship to assist with DACA Renewal Fee
DACA renewal fee ($495) assistance for Dreamers, read more at: Chancellor's Letter to Presidents on DACA Renewal.pdf
  • DACA Renewal Application Assistance provided at:
    Redding's Main Campus, Room 209 at 12:30 on September 28th 2017
  • Deadline to apply for scholarship is September 29th 2017!!
  • Deadline to DACA renewal is October 5th 2017

9/15/17 - APPLY for Fall 2017 Scholarships NOW!!!

Apply in 3 easy steps:
1. Complete the "General Application"
2. Complete the "Financial Need Statement", do not skip this step!
3. Complete the "Supplemental Questions" for each scholarship for which you are applying.
Reference email addresses will be entered here as well.
Visit www.shastacollege.edu/fa_scholarships for more information!
DEADLINE: 11/2/17 by 11:59 pm​

8/16/17 - NEW OFFICE HOURS & Location start 8/21/17!
  • Check out our NEW Hours listed below under Contact Us!
  • Financial Aid and Admissions & Records are teaming up, Monday - Thursday from 2pm to 6pm!
  • Receive services from both Financial Aid and Admissions & Records in one convenient location --- the Admission & Records Office.
8/16/17 - Do you need a BankMobile Instant Code?
  • Go to www.refundselection.com​
  • Click on "N​eed a Code?" (small font below Start)
  • Enter "Shasta College" as your school, your student ID# and email address and click Continue
  • Confirm that you want a Personal Cod​e sent
  • Once you have received your Personal Code, you will be able to create your BankMobile account.
    ***BankMobile will want your Date of Birth (DOB) entered as DAY/Month/Year format. If your DOB is May 23, 1989, will enter it Exactly Like This: 23051989
8/15/17 NEW Cal Grant Recipients​, Claim your Cal Grant:
Once CSAC as notified you regarding a Cal Grant award, you must create a Webgrants 4 S​tudents account and claim your Cal Grant award. If you do not claim your award, the school you are attending will not be able to disburse funds.  
 
8/15/17 - FAFSA processing for Spring 2017 & Summer 2017
DEADLINE for submission of forms to be processed for 
Spring 2017 & Summer 2017 is: 8/21/17
 
7/5/17 - Crisis Text Line Services Expanded to Serve California Community College Students.
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6/7/17 -The BankMobile updated have been completed and everything is working properly.​

 
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