Butte College Financial Aid Office 



Financial Aid Announcements 

FALL 2014/SPRING 2015

EMERGENCY BOOK LOANS:   Emergency book loan vouchers still available for $175 value for books at College Bookstore. Come to Fin Aid Office on main campus. Only students who did not yet receive their 1st financial aid payment are eligible.

NEXT FALL DISBURSEMENT: Thursday, September 4. For eligible students who did not make earlier date. Must meet all eligibility criteria, including Education Goal and Academic Program. Awarding cutoff is August 21, 2014.

"FREEZE" DATE for Fall 2014 financial aid is September 8. Students must be registered for all courses by the FREEZE DATE in order for all units to count for financial aid. Waitlisted classes do not count for financial aid eligibility. 

Financial Aid Award Notification emails have been sent to more than 6700 students with completed files.  This email covers your Rights and Responsibilities as a fin aid recipient and provides info on maintaining financial aid eligibility. For your Award Letter, go to MyBC and print, if necessary.

Awarding will continue, and emails sent, as additional files are completed. All processes are completed in date order.


  • 2014-2015 FAFSA is required. File ASAP if you have not already done so. CLICK for MyBC "7 Days to Pay" tutorial.
  • Submit all required documents ASAP to complete your file. Check your Butte College email and MyBC under Financial Aid > Required Documents. CLICK for tutorial on how to locate required documents. See Forms & Links (top pf page) for PDF to print forms.
  • Students not in Satisfactory Academic Progress are not eligible for fin aid. Emails were sent to students exceeding Time Frame (Excess Units) and to students disqualified for GPA and/or Pace. See SAP policy here.
  • Be aware: If you leave school, REPAYMENT may be required and a "hold" placed on any future financial aid.


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