Welcome to SBCC Financial Aid


Students may apply for a variety of financial aid assistance using the FAFSA or CA Dream Act and scholarships applications.

All financial aid is disbursed directly to the student through their student account. Check your Pipeline account regularly for any information regarding your SBCC financial aid. 

*** The SBCC campus is working remotely due to the Coronavirus Pandemic.  In-person, on-campus services and operations are suspended from March 16 through June 15th. While classes are moving online, we in the Financial Aid Office are working to make our services available to you.  We know this will cause inconveniences for many students and we appreciate your patience as we work through this difficult time.  
During this time, the financial aid staff will be working remotely and answering your financial aid questions (Monday - Friday: 8 am - 4 pm) via email.  If you have questions regarding your Financial Aid, please send email inquiry from your SBCC Pipeline email address to your financial aid advisor. You can find your advisor's contact by visiting our Contacts webpage.   All responses will be sent to your SBCC Pipeline email address.  Please include your SBCC K#, your full name and detail of your inquiry.  This allows us to verify, research your question(s) and promptly respond to your email.  

Financial Aid checks are still being processed and sent to students via direct deposit (if you have selected this option) or by the U. S. Postal Service.

Please keep yourself safe and know we are doing our best to help you through this difficult time. ***

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SBCC offers many types of financial aid.  Explore below to discover which ones you are eligible for...

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