Financial Aid is a partnership between the student and the college which provides funding to help individuals obtain their educational goals. Those receiving Financial Aid are required to enroll in courses needed to achieve their educational objective, work hard and learn, and move progressively toward successful completion of their educational goal.
Also very important, if you are a brand new student to Lassen Community College you must complete an Application for Admissions before your FAFSA can be received at our institution. On the first page of our website is a tab APPLY, click on this tab and the next page is where you Begin Application for Lassen Community College.
You will need to create and FSA ID to be able to sign your FAFSA, https://fsaid.ed.gov/npas/index.htm. Make sure to keep record of your FSA ID, password and challenge questions, as this is how you will log back into your FAFSA if you need to make corrections. Also this FSA ID number and password will let you access other Student Aid websites
Work with the financial aid office to make sure you meet the requirements and deadlines for all the financial aid programs for which you are applying. File your financial aid application each year (www.fafsa.ed.gov) to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid-FAFSA as soon as October 1st. The Lassen Community College school code is 001217. You must enter this school code into your FAFSA for Lassen Community College to be able to receive your application. Carefully review the instructions and complete the FAFSA accurately. Any mistakes or omissions will only delay the processing of your application. Save all the financial records you used to complete the FAFSA because you may need them later if your FAFSA is chosen for verification by the Department of Education.
Within two to four weeks of filing your FAFSA, you'll receive your Student Aid Report, or SAR. The SAR will report the information you provided on the FAFSA and it will let you know if you need corrections to your FAFSA. If you do not receive your SAR within four weeks, or if you need another copy, call 1.800.433.3243 or check online at www.fafsa.ed.gov.
Lassen College uses BankMobile's services. Upon receipt of your FAFSA application at Lassen College you will be emailed your Refund Selection Kit from BankMobile. (Page not found)Your Refund Selection Kit will include Instructions and a unique personal code to select your refund preferences. You will be able to select from having funds deposited directly to your current bank account, to open a BankMobile Vibe account or have a paper check mailed to your address on file. If your code has expired please call Financial Aid Office to have a new code sent to your Cougar email.
Federal Student Aid Ombudsman
The Federal Student Aid Ombudsman, with the U.S. Department of Education, can be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at (202) 377-3800 or toll free at (877) 557-2575.
Net Price Calculator
Review an estimate of the cost of attendance and the average financial aid package that full-time, first-time degree/certificate-seeking students received while attending Lassen Community College at: https://misweb.cccco.edu/npc/131/npcalc.htm
To view our institution's contract with BankMobile, a Division of Customer Bank, click here.