Welcome to Financial Aid

During March 4th - 8th the Financial Aid Office will have limited hours. The office will be open Monday, March 4th, 12:00pm-2:00pm, Tuesday, March 5th 8:00am-4:00pm, Wednesday, March 6th 8:00am-4:00pm, Thursday March 7th, 9:00am-3:00pm, Friday, March 8th, CLOSED. If you need immideate assistance email cc_finaid@yosemite.edu and a staff member will get back to you.

Important information for the Spring 2024 semester:

  • The easiest way to check on your Financial Aid status is to check your Financial Aid Portal though your connectColumbia account.
  • The 2024-2025 FAFSA/CADAA application is now available. 
  • Student parking will be free during Spring 2024 semester. Parking permits will NOT be required for student parking spaces. Students are also able to ride the Tuolumne and Calaveras transit with a current student ID and semester sticker.
  • Use the code COLUMBIAFREE at check out for free shipping through our virtual bookstore.

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Need an Appointment with your Financial Aid Specialist?

Schedule through Starfish today! Click the icon below:

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Mission Statement

The Columbia College Financial Aid Office is committed to providing financial support services that align with the mission and values of Columbia College. We promote financial aid programs along with financial literacy tools to remove barriers and ensure equitable access for all students in pursuit of academic excellence, economic opportunity, and personal growth.

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