Dates and Deadlines
July 15, 2013 – Last day to complete your financial aid file for the 2013-2014 academic year in order to receive your funding on the first day of the Fall 13 semester. A "complete financial aid file" is an accurate FAFSA with all of the required supplemental documentation submitted to the Columbia College Financial Aid Office. Students whose financial aid files that are incomplete by this deadline should expect a delay in their funding if eligible.
September 2, 2013 - Second chance Cal Grant award deadline. All community college students who were not previously awarded a Cal Grant for the 12-13 academic year, and have a FAFSA submitted by this date will be reconsidered for a Cal Grant award if they have already completed 24 units.
November 25, 2013 - Last day to complete and submit a Financial Aid Appeal Form for Fall 2013 funding.