Financial Aid - Federal School Code: 006972

Information Sheets and Publications

The Financial Aid Office provides short information sheets and publications that may be downloaded for additional information. See the selection below.

Information Sheets

Financial Aid and Study Abroad: An information sheet for students planning to enroll in Summer 2015 - Costa Rica program May 31, 2015 through July 5, 2015.

High School Completion Status Information Sheet. Instructions for students required to document their high school completion status for the beginning of the 2013-2014 academic year.

Income Tax Return Information Sheet for Special Filing Circumstances. Instructions for special filing circumstances: (1) filing extensions granted by the IRS; (2) amended IRS income tax returns; (3) tax filers who were victims of IRS identity theft; and (4) individuals who filed Non-IRS tax returns.

Policy on Requested Release of Confidential Information. Explanation of how the Financial Aid Office protects the confidentiality and privacy of student records as required by law.


Financial Aid from Start to Finish. A guide to types of aid available at Butte College, general eligibility requirements, and 6 steps that describe the process of applying through disbursement of funds. Available in a trifold format ready for printing.

Financial Aid "Alphabet Soup". A short guide to financial aid words and terms. Available in a trifold format ready for printing.

Federal Direct Student Loans. A brief guide to the types of federal student loans. Available in a trifold format ready for printing. Also see our Federal Student Loan web page. 

Loan Exit Counseling for Federal Student Loan Borrowers. A guide to exit counseling and information on repayment plans, loan consolidation, and how to avoid default. Here is a guide provided by the Department of Education. Exit Counseling Guide

NEW BORROWERS ONLY: 150% Maximum Eligibility Period for Subsidized Loans. Important consumer information for new Direct Subsidized Loan borrowers regarding new federal regulations limiting eligibility to 150% of the published length of the student's current educational program. Available in a trifold format ready for printing.