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Laney College offers  wide variety of financial aid programs and services to help you meet your educational costs. The college participates in the Federal Pell Grant Program, the Federal Supplemental Education Opportunity Grant Program (SEOG), the Federal College-Work Study Program, and the Board of Governors Waiver Program (BOGFW).


The Laney College Financial Aid Department inspires a diverse and multicultural student body by providing timely financial aid access, financial literacy, and student support services to prospective, new and continuing students to enhance student success and completion.





Every Thursday _02/08/16 to 05/26/16

Time: 1:30 – 3:30

Room: F170-A

Required Documents and/or Information to complete the 2015-2016 FAFSA APPLICATION:

  • Parents’ 2014  Federal tax return, Social security number(s), and Date(s) of Birth.


  • You were born before January 1, 1992
  • You are married
  • Working on Maters/Doctorate
  • Currently in active duty
  • You have a child who receives more than half of his/her support from you
  • You are a veteran of the U.S. armed forces
  • Orphan since turning 13 years old
  • Ward of the court since turning 13 years old
  • In Foster Care since turning 13 years old
  • Emancipated minor
  • In legal Guardianship
  • Unaccompanied Homeless Youth

The total amount of untaxed income received during 2014.  If you, your spouse, or your parent’s (if applicable) received any untaxed income during 2014, such as public assistance, social security benefits, or child support, you must report it on the financial aid application.



 THE FSA ID -A username and password- has replaced Federal Student Aid PIN

All students who have filed or will file for Federal Financial Aid must create a FSA ID

*****FOR Dependent Students – A Parent must also file for a FSA ID *****

> Step 1 :  When logging into or, click the link to create an FSA ID.

> Step 2:  Create a username and password, and enter your e-mail address.

> Step 3:  Enter your name, date of birth, Social Security number, contact information, and challenge questions and answers.

> Step 4:  If you have a Federal Student Aid PIN, you will be able to enter it and link it to your FSA ID.  You can still create an FSA ID if you have forgotten or do not have a PIN.

> Step 5:  Review you information, and read and accept the terms and conditions.

> Step 6:  Confirm you e-mail address using the secure code, which will be sent to the e-mail address you entered when you created your FSA ID. Once you verify your e-mail address, you can use your FSA ID username and password to log in to the websites.

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Appeal Applications

 Available at the Financial Aid Front Counter for PICK UP starting

Feb. 8th, 2016

Deadline: April 29th, 2016

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