Welcome to East Los Angeles College! Home of the Huskies!

The mission of the Financial Aid & Scholarship Office is to be a partner in your educational endeavors. We are dedicated in providing high-quality service and here to help with financial resources to assist with your educational expenses. Our office provides a confidential environment to ensure student privacy. Our goal is to serve you so that you are able to obtain an education that will help to enrich and empower you in the global community of tomorrow. We are committed in serving you every step of the way.

Important Announcement

2020-2021
Financial aid applications are now available online:

  • For US Citizens and Eligible non-citizens (Permanent Residents):
    • File a 2020-2021 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at fafsa.ed.gov.
    • Our school code for the application is 001222. Best is using the IRS data retrieval function to download yours and your parents’ federal tax data. It will help expedite the application process.
  • Eligible-resident/AB 540 Student who does not have a Social Security number (Note: AB540 student who has a Social Security number and is an eligible citizen/non-citizen should complete the FAFSA):
    • File a 2020-2021 California Dream Act Application at http://www.csac.ca.gov.
    • Our school code for the Dream Act application is 02226000 .

Financial Aid Transfer Workshop

What type of Financial Aid are Transfer Students eligible for?
University is a huge investment for anyone. Come and learn about important tips that you should be focusing on now if your goal is to transfer to a 4-year university.

WHEN:
Thursday, November 14, 2019
From 12 Noon—2 pm

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Check Your Financial Aid Status

Now you can complete most of your financial aid additional documentation request online at elac.verifymyfafsa.com

To check your financial aid status, log into your Student Portal at mycollege.laccd.edu

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2019-2020 Intake Process

The Financial Aid & Scholarship Office is now accepting documents for 2019-2020 processing. Please follow the steps “How to Apply for Financial Aid” to complete the application process.

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Scholarship Information

2019-20 Real Estate Education Advancement Fund Scholarships

Application period: September 1, 2019 – April 30, 2020

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LIST OF UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIPS

Deadline: Various

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A GUIDE TO FINANCIAL AID FOR MINORITY STUDENTS

Deadline: Various

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SCHOLARSHIPS FOR UNDOCUMENTED STUDENTS

Deadline: Various

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Important Dates

SUN - Aug. 30

Ends of Summer 2020 Term

FRI - Jul. 17

Deadline to submit 2019-2020 pending documentation

FRI - Jul. 17

Deadline to submit Summer 2020 Disqualification Petition

MON - Jun. 08

Ends of Spring 2020 Term

MON - Jun. 15

Begins Summer 2020 term

TUE - Jun. 30

FAFSA Application deadline for Summer 2020 term

THU - May 14

Financial Aid Transfer Workshop

FRI - May 22

Deadline to submit Spring 2020 loan form

FRI - May 29

Deadline to submit Spring 2020 Disqualification Petition

WED - Apr. 15

Financial Aid Awareness Event (tentative)

MON - Mar. 02

2020-2021 Cal Grant application Deadline

MON - Mar. 02

2020-2021 California Dream Act Application Deadline

WED - Mar. 18

Financial Aid Spring Fling

SUN - Feb. 09

Ends of Winter 2020 Term

MON - Feb. 10

Begins of Spring 2020 Term

THU - Feb. 20

Financial Aid Workshop for Foster Youths

SAT - Feb. 22

Cash for College* (tentative)

MON - Feb. 24

Spring 2020 Loan form becomes available

WED - Feb. 26

FAFSA/California Dream Act Workshop

MON - Jan. 06

Begins of Winter 2020 Term

THU - Jan. 16

California Dream Act Workshop

FRI - Jan. 24

Deadline to submit Winter 2020 Disqualification Petition

SAT - Jan. 25

Cash for College Event

FRI - Dec. 06

Deadline to submit Fall 2019 Disqualification Petition

SUN - Dec. 15

Ends of Fall 2019 Term

TUE - Nov. 05

Dream Act Application Workshop

THU - Nov. 14

Financial Aid Transfer Workshop

TUE - Nov. 19

FAFSA Workshop

FRI - Nov. 29

Deadline to submit Fall 2019 Loan form

TUE - Oct. 01

  • 2020-2021 FAFSA application becomes available at www.fafsa.gov
  • 2020-2021 Dream Act Application becomes available at Dream.csac.ca.gov

THU - Oct. 10

Financial Aid Awareness Event

FRI - Oct. 25

FAFSA Workshop

MON - Sep. 02

Cal Grant Community College Competitive Award Application Deadline (GPA Verification Form)

FRI - Sep. 06

FWS Orientation Workshops

MON - Sep. 09

Fall 2019 Loan form becomes available

FRI - Sep. 13

FWS Orientation Workshops

FRI - Sep. 20

FWS Orientation Workshop

FRI - Sep. 27

FWS Orientation Workshop

FRI - Aug. 02

FWS Orientation workshop

WED - Aug. 14

Financial Aid Workshop for Foster Youths

FRI - Aug. 16

FWS Orientation Workshop

FRI - Aug. 23

FWS Orientation Workshop

SUN - Aug. 25

End of Summer 2019 Term

MON - Aug. 26

Begins Fall 2019 Term

FRI - Aug. 30

FWS Orientation Workshop

FRI - Jul. 19
Deadline to submit 2019-2020 pending documentation

FRI - Jul. 19
Deadline to submit Summer 2019 Disqualification Petition

MON - Jun. 03
Ends of Spring 2019 Term

MON - Jun. 10
Begins Summer 2019 term

SUN - Jun. 30
FAFSA Application deadline for Summer 2019 term

THU - May 16
Financial Aid Transfer Workshop

FRI - May 17
Deadline to submit Spring 2019 loan form

FRI - May 24
Deadline to submit Spring 2019 Disqualification Petition

MON - Apr. 01
2019-2020 Document intake begins on 4/1/19

WED - Apr. 17
Financial Aid Awareness Event

SAT - Mar. 02
2019-2020 Cal Grant application Deadline

SAT - Mar. 02
2019-2020 California Dream Act Application Deadline

THU - Mar. 14
Financial Aid Spring Fling