Bakersfield College Hosts Annual Financial Aid Fest: Music, Food, and Resources for a Brighter Future!

desk with post its on it - one says 'financial aid', one has a drawing of a money bag

Tuesday, January 30, 2024

Navigating the financial aid landscape can feel overwhelming, but at Bakersfield College, we're making it fun and informative! Mark your calendars for the Financial Aid Fest, a vibrant resource fair returning to the Panorama campus in the Renegade Events Center on Wednesday, February 7, 2024, from 10:00AM to 2:00PM.

Financial Aid Fest at BC is much more than just paperwork. It's a lively celebration of opportunity, packed with music, food, and a wealth of resources to help you achieve your educational goals. Hosted by the Bakersfield College Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships, the event welcomes everyone – current and future students, Bakersfield College departments, local businesses, and community partners.

Connect with experts, gain skills, and secure your future.

  • Get Personalized Support: Representatives from financial aid, scholarships, and student services will be on hand to answer your questions and guide you through the application process.
  • Explore Funding Options: Learn about federal and state programs, grants, scholarships, and other financial resources available to you.
  • Boost Your Financial Literacy: Attend informative workshops on budgeting, loan repayment, and responsible money management.
  • Complete Your Applications: Get support completing your FAFSA for the current and upcoming academic year.
  • Network with Campus Resources: Connect with on-campus departments and resources offering additional support for students and even employment opportunities.

Financial Aid Fest is about building a brighter future. Join us for a day of fun, information, and empowerment!