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Get all the information you need in our 2017-18 Student Financial Aid Handbook!

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The Financial Aid Office offers support to students who wish to receive federal and state assistance, grant, scholarships, and loans in order to meet their educational goals at SWC.
It's easy - apply for Financial Aid today!

Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
Apply today! The 2018-19 FAFSA is available now. And it's not too late to apply for 2017-18. Don't wait! The SWC Federal School Code is 001294

Board of Governors Fee Waiver (BOGFW)
Apply today!
2018-2019 (covers Summer 2018, Fall 2018 & Spring 2019 terms)

California Dream Act Click on the link to access the CA Dream Act application and lots of good resources. Deadline for the 2018-19 Dream application is Friday, March 2nd!

Spring Freeze Date: Friday, February 16, 2018
Click here to see How Freeze Date impacts your eligibility.

Cesar Chavez Student Services Center
First Floor
Telephone: (619) 482-6357

Spring 2018 Hours
Mon: Thurs.: 8:00am – 6:30pm
Friday: 8:00am - 3:00pm
Closed weekends and college holidays


Walk In Hours
If you need to speak with a Financial Aid Specialist, you may come in during our walk-in hours at the following times or by appointment:
Tuesdays from 1:30 pm - 3pm
Wednesdays from 10am - 11:30am

Financial aid documents can also be submitted to the Student Services Office at our Higher Education Centers at National City, San Ysidro and Otay Mesa.

Have a question? Email us from your SWC email address at We'll respond within 2-3 business days!

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SWC Email! Effective 9/19/16, all communication will go to your new SWC email. Go to to "MySWC Login". Create your account and check it often to make sure you don't miss important information!



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