Please note: CA College Promise Grant eligibility is determined once your application results are received at the college, usually one week after submission. NO PAPER CA PROMISE GRANT APPLICATION NEEDS TO BE SUBMITTED!

Don't forget to submit your 2023-2024 FAFSA/Dream Act application today!

Upcoming Workshops

Get help completing your FAFSA or CA Dream Act Application! Apply before March 2, 2023.

FAFSA workshops are held on the dates below at 8:30 AM and 12:30 PM. Dream Act Application workshops are held at 10:30 AM and 2:30 PM

In-person workshops will be held in the Business Building, B125 on the following dates:

October 7, 2022

October 21, 2022

November 4, 2022

December 2, 2022

Virtual workshops will be on the following dates:

October 14, 2022

October 28, 2022

November 18, 2022

December 9, 2022

Please RSVP to attend a virtual financial aid workshop. Email FAID@valleycollege.edu for Zoom ID and Passcode.


Satisfactory Academic Progress Counseling is available at https://sanbernardino.get-counseling.com

Students are encouraged to complete the online Satisfactory Academic Progress Counseling sessions to gain a better understanding of the requirements to maintain financial aid eligibility and avoid losing your financial aid.

The following sessions are available:

  • The Essentials to Understanding Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) and What it Means to You for Associate's Degree Programs-For AA/AS/Transfer Programs
  • The Essentials to Understanding Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) and What it Means to You for Certificate Programs-For Certificate Programs
  • A Refresher on the Impact of Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP)
  • The Key Components to the Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) Financial Aid Appeal Process
  • Understanding the Pell Lifetime Eligibility Used (LEU) and its Effects

Students on submitting a Satisfactory Academic Progress Appeal will need to complete a SAP Counseling Session upon submitting the appeal, and upon approval of an appeal.