The purpose of the financial aid program at City College of San Francisco (CCSF) is to provide financial assistance to students as they pursue their educational goals. The program is committed to the philosophy that no eligible student should be denied access to higher education because of a lack of financial resources. In achieving this purpose the financial aid office is committed to the slogan “Financial Aid Access & Success.” To support this purpose, the financial aid office commits to the following:
- Complying with federal and state law as well as institutional policies
- Promoting and maintaining integrity, accuracy and timeliness in delivery of services
- Providing adequate information for students and parents to make informed decisions regarding the financing of their education
- Promoting and providing equal access to eligible students interested in pursuing an education at City College of San Francisco
Paying for the cost of a college education requires a partnership among parents, students and the college. Each partner has responsibilities to fulfill in meeting that cost. Financial aid is money that helps pay for the cost of education (college fees, books and supplies). City College of San Francisco (CCSF) participates in most Federal and State financial aid programs. The school code is 012874.
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.
Satisfactory Academic Progress Workshop
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)