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SLO Assessment Process

Assessment Process

Assessment results and progress are documented each semester in our Assessment Progress Reports with highlights each year in our Program Review.

Departmental Mission

The purpose of the financial aid program at City College of San Francisco (CCSF) is to provide financial assistance and academic eligibility awareness to students as they pursue their educational goals.  The Financial Aid Office provides the opportunity for all current and prospective community college students' access to financial aid resources.  Program integrity is maintained by providing timely, accurate financial assistance, in compliance with federal and state regulatory requirements along with college standards. To support this purpose, the financial aid office commits to the following:

  • Compliance with federal and state law as well as institutional policies
  • Promotion and maintainance of integrity, accuracy and timeliness in delivery of services
  • Provision of adequate information for students and parents to make informed decisions regarding the financing of their education
  • Promotion and provision of equal access to financial aid students interested in pursuing an education at City College of San Francisco
The FAO Department Assessment for 2015 - 2016 includes student learning outcomes for the Satisfactory Academic Progress Workshops and the Loan Literacy Workshops, along with the Program Review.  Details are available under the Data Archives.

Program Outcomes

These programs areas are on a regular cycle of review, during which outcomes are updated and revised. For assessment details and timelines see links for progress reports in right side column.

Program area

Satisfactory Academic Progress Workshop

  • By the end of the Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) workshop, students will be able to identify all of the federal financial aid SAP standards. 
  • By the end of the SAP workshop, students will be able to identify the documents required to include in their appeal application package, to be considered for federal financial aid eligibility. 

Loan Literacy Workshop

Service Outcome: Students and parents will receive sufficient information to make informed decisions regarding the financing of their education.

(Linked to ILO 4a: Identify and develop helpful resources and opportunities)