COVID-19: Financial Aid and Veterans Education Benefits, Admissions & Records
Last Updated December 14, 2020. This information is subject to change.
Please know that we are working diligently to support you during this time. We are committed and prepared to support you remotely. Please be patient – we will respond!
|Updates from VA pertaining to COVID-19 Spring 20 Reductions, Withdrawals, Cancellations:||
VA will infer Mitigating Circumstances
|Effect of in-person courses moving to online modality:||
Post 9-11 recipients will continue to receive the in-residence housing allowance rate for all courses converting to online modality through December 21, 2021.
Remedial courses converting to online modality are payable for VA benefits.
|Questions or concerns?||Contact the VA Education Call Center directly: 1-888-442-4551 between 8 AM and 7 PM Eastern Time, Monday-Friday.|
|Summer / Fall Registration||
Registration can only be done online via MyShasta. If you need assistance, please reach out to Admissions at 530-242-7650 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
View our online registration guide for assistance with registering for classes using MyShasta
|Worried about online courses?||
Don’t drop those classes! We have many resources about how the Canvas online course delivery system works and how to be successful in online classes at www.shastacollege.edu/learnonline.
More resources (such as accessing free internet in your home!) are available through the Shasta College library website at https://libguides.shastacollege.edu/support.
VA Education Benefits
Please contact email@example.com for information pertaining to COVID-19 and VA Education Benefits.
Update from the VA Debt Management Center (DMC)
We want our partners working with Veterans and their families to be aware that if COVID-19 is affecting someone’s ability to repay their debt with the DMC, they can reach out to the DMC to request assistance. Please feel free to share this message widely within your organization.
Attention Veterans and Family members who have a VBA overpayment:
If you are affected by the COVID-19 (CORONA VIRUS), have a VBA benefit debt and need temporary financial relief, please contact DMC at 1-800-827-0648 to request assistance.
Questions or concerns?
- Please contact Veteran Services at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Contact the VA Education Call Center directly: 1-888-442-4551 between 8 AM and 7 PM Eastern Time, Monday-Friday.
If you haven’t yet applied for financial aid for 2020-21, please do so:
- Free Application for Federal Student Aid: www.fafsa.ed.gov
- CA DREAM Application: https://dream.csac.ca.gov/