Welcome Renegades! We have moved the majority of our classes online for Fall 2020. A few essential courses are face-to-face with safety protocols.
Visit the COVID-19 page for up-to-date information.

Bakersfield College

Bakersfield College Financial Aid Office

Financial Aid Forms

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

Terms & Progress Form

Terms of Agreement and Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) Policy

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.

Book Advance Form

The Fall 2020 Book Advance Application is available now!  Email the office to request an application at bc_faid@bakersfieldcollege.edu 

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. Book Advances can only be used once from August 10th - August 31st.  Completed applications will only be accepted July 27th - August 27th and must be submitted via email to our office during the COVID-19 campus closure as we are working remotely during this time.

Electronic Equipment Advance Form

To have Financial Aid cover the costs of school-related technology in advance, fill out the Electronic Equipment Advance Form.

CARES Act Emergency Grant Request

Kern Community College District