Financial Aid office employee helping a student with financial aid
Welcome to the Financial Aid Office. Our staff is here to assist you with the process!

Financial Aid Office Hours

Location Days Hours
Fremont Campus - Regular Hours
Second floor lobby, Building 7
Monday - Thursday 8:30am - 5:00pm
Friday (Campus Closed on Fridays from 05/31-08/16) 8:30am - 1:00pm
Saturday, Sunday, Holidays and Winter Break Closed

Newark Campus - Regular Hours
Room NC1312, first floor, Wing 3

Monday - Thursday 8:30am - 5:00pm
Friday, Saturday, Sunday, Holidays and Winter Break Closed

Important Announcements

AB19: California College Promise Free Tuition and Book Grant Program:

The California College Promise Free Tuition Program and Book Grant is available for first-time, full-time students for the first year (up to 30 units) of their academic program. It covers the enrollment fees and mandatory fees for the fall and spring semesters only; and $250/semester for Book Grant.

Summer Pell Grant:

Pell eligible students can receive Summer Pell Grant up to 150% of their scheduled Pell award in an award year if enrolling at least half-time.

Need Help with FAFSA application?

  • Need help filling out FAFSA/CA Dream Act Application?
  • Stop into one of the FAFSA Support Sessions and FA Specialist will assist you!

Placement Testing Center, Room 7205, Building 7, 2nd Floor

February 4, 2019 through May 30, 2019.

Date Time

Monday - Tuesday

9 AM - 11 AM

Wednesday - Thursday

2 PM - 4 PM

 

What to bring?

  • 2018-2019 FAFSA (Fall 2018, Spring 2019, Summer 2019): 2016 income information
  • 2019-2020 FAFSA: (Fall 2019, Spring 2020, Summer 2020): 2017 income information

Dependent Student

Independent

(under age 24, not married, does not have dependent, still has contact with parent(s), and is an undergraduate)

  1. Create FAFSA IDS for yourself and one of your parent in advance at https://fsaid.ed.gov/npas/index.htm
    • Not required for CA Dream Act
  2. Bring:
    • Yours and/or your parents tax documents, including W-2s
    • Any source of income document received in that year
    • Parents demographic information: Name, Marital Status/Date, SSN, DOB
    • Assets (current bank statement, information regarding cash/saving/checking/stocks/CD, ect.)

(other than those listed under Dependent Student)

  1. Create FAFSA ID for yourself in advance at https://fsaid.ed.gov/npas/index.htm
    • Not required for CA Dream Act
  2. Bring:
    • Yours and your spouse ’s (if married) tax documents, including W-2s
    • Any source of income document received in that year
    • Assets (current bank statement, information regarding cash/saving/checking/stocks/CD,ect.)

Cash for College Workshop

Ohlone Cash for College Workshops for High School Students and Parents

Ohlone College is partnering with local high schools and the California Student Aid Commission to present Financial Aid Cash for College workshops. These workshops are open for High School Students and Parents to learn about completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and what financial aid resources are available.

These workshops are free!

When/Where:

  • Not Available

Apply for Federal Student Aid ID (FSA ID): Before attending the workshop, students and parents should apply for an FSA ID. To apply: www.fafsa.ed.gov. The FSA ID is used as the electronic signature and should be brought to the workshop to access and file the FAFSA.

For more information: Contact the Ohlone College Financial Aid Office at (510) 659-6150.

Financial Aid Awareness Day-Spring 2019

FREMONT CAMPUS

NEWARK CAMPUS

Thursday, April 25, 2019
11:30 am- 1:30 pm
Fremont Portable Village, near FP-27 (Student Lounge)

Thursday, May 9, 2019
11:30 am- 1:30 pm
Quad Area-Courtyard

 
Financial Aid Awareness Day is here again! Helpful information! Prizes! Free food! (for the first 100 participants)

  • Find out how to apply for Financial Aid for the summer and upcoming academic year
  • Get your questions answered about financial aid
  • Prizes!!!
  • Free lunch to the first 100 students!!!

Get help with money management:

Counting Ahead - Financial Wellness Initiative - Brought to you by the California Community Colleges.

See Ohlone College's Student Success Scorecard by the California Community Colleges

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