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Apply now for consideration of the many scholarships offered by Bakersfield College, the Bakersfield College Foundation and many private donors. Check out the SCHOLARSHIP PAGE for additional information on how to apply and information on workshops. Deadline: December 18, 2015.
*Reminder* - You alone are responsible for ensuring your two letters of recommendation are submitted by the *general application deadline*. If you do not have two recommendations in by the general application deadline, then your application will not be considered completed. It is highly recommended that you contact this individual and let them know that you are listing him or her as a reference and that he or she should expect an email from Kern Community College District regarding this request.
Want to know your status? Check your insideBC account for your 2015-16 Financial Aid Status. Verify if there is any additional paperwork that you will need to submit for the coming year. If it does not give you an option to check your 2015-16 status, please verify that your 2015-16 FAFSA was processed through www.fafsa.ed.gov. Remember: It is your responsibility to be sure you have submitted all required documentation in a timely manner!
Did you update your Board of Governor's Fee Waiver (BOGFW)? Check your insideBC Student Account Summary to verify if the Board of Governor's Fee Waiver has been processed. Please allow 24 hrs from the time that classes are officially added for the fee waiver to process.
Payments will be sent out the way that you selected through your OneCard registration. Either posted to the OneCard, electronically transferred to the bank that you selected or by paper check.
If you would like to have your financial aid check cashed, the US Bank branch at 4550 Coffee Road (Coffee at Hageman) welcomes your business. They ask you call first to ensure prompt service when you arrive. The US Bank phone number is 661-588-6403 and you can speak to anyone who answers. Make sure you tell them you wish to cash your Bakersfield College financial aid check with them.
Unsure how much you are receiving? Check Pell Grant Calculations link for additional information.
Need help completing your FAFSA and Dream Act Application? Workshops will now be held once a week to assist you with the application process and submitting corrections.
We will no longer be assisting students on an individual basis with applications.
YOU MUST REGISTER THROUGH insideBC for the Date/Time that is convenient for you. ALL WORKSHOPS WILL BE HELD IN SS151 located in the Student Services building across from the Financial Aid office front counter area.