Bakersfield College

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Financial Aid Forms

If requested, complete the fillable PDF forms and submit to the financial aid office. All documents must be physically signed and dated. Submit completed documents by email from your BC student email.

Book Advance Form

Book Advance Applications for Spring 2023 will be available beginning January 5, 2023 through April 13, 2023. Begin the book advance request form!

Book Advances are granted for educational expenses only to qualifying students during the first few weeks of the semester. Only one Book Advance application will be accepted during the semester.  Book Advances will be deducted from your Pell grant disbursement or repaid by the student.

California College Promise Grant Applications (BOG/Fee Waiver)

To be considered for the CA College Promise Grant, complete the FAFSA or DREAM Act online through the following links:

By completing the application, you could be eligible for additional grants.

Chromebook/Electronic Equipment Advance Application

If you need to borrow a laptop, complete the Chromebook/Electronic Equipment Advance Application. While supplies last, first-come, first-served.

Faculty & Staff: Financial Aid Presentations

Presentation Request Form

Scholarship Applications

For information on scholarship applications, see BC Scholarships.

Terms & Progress Form

Terms of Agreement and Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) Policy