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Financial Aid at Mission

Alert for All Mission College Aid Students

Due to the fluid nature of the COVID-19 situation, all Financial Aid services will be provided remotely via online platforms until further notice. 

In the interest of safety for all students and employees, please email documents (.PDF/.JPEG/.PNG) to (from your email account) and if you have questions, please call us at (408) 855-5065.

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Financial Aid Office

FormsDistribution DatesApply to FAFSA • Cost to Enroll

You can always visit us at SEC 118 near the Welcome Center for assistance.

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Financial Aid Definitions

Financial aid comes in different forms.

Apply for Scholarships

  • Grants: free money 

  • Work study: money earned through employment on campus

  • Loans: money that has to be paid back with interest

  • Scholarships: money received after being selected as a qualified applicant
Upcoming Workshops

Need help with your FAFSA or Cal Dream Application? Come to a Free FAFSA & Cal Dream Financial Aid Workshop.  Check here for upcoming dates 

California College Promise Grant (waives fees)

See you you are eligible for the California College Promise Grant, which waives fees to Mission College.

Financial Aid Overview

You must apply for Financial Aid every year. The application become available October 1 for the next school year. For example, October 1, 2019 is for Fall 2020 to Summer 2021. We recommend applying from October 1 to March 2 each year.

Steps to Apply For Financial Aid
  1. Submit Your FAFSA/Dream Act application (it takes about 1-2 weeks for your application to be processed and sent to the college for review.)

  2. Check My Mission Portal (under Financial Aid status and it will tell you what forms you will need to fill out)

  3. Submit all documentation

  4. Select Bankmobile Refund Preference
Financial Literacy

Learn more about the financial literacy resources available on:

  • On-campus events
  • Jobs, Earnings and Paychecks
  • Budgeting and Saving
  • Understanding Taxes
  • Banking and Credit Cards
  • Identity Theft
Other Resources for Aid and Help

Contact us or visit the first floor of the Student Engagement Center in SEC-118. School Code: 014458