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PHOTO ID REQUIRED
In order to protect your identity and information, the Office of Financial Aid is available to answer general questions, however, any inquiries regarding your financial aid will require a Photo ID.
Please be advised that beginning with FALL 2015 there will now be three(3) Pell Grant disbursements for Pell eligible students. Please review the attached document for further details on how this will effect you this coming school year. PELL GRANT DISBURSEMENT
FSA ID has replaced the Federal Student Aid PIN number. This will be your new way to log in to your account. Please see the attached link for STEPS on how to update your new FSA ID. Steps for FSA ID
Additional helpful links for Help with FSA ID
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.