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FAFSA Fridays
Need help completing your FAFSA for Dream application? We're here to help! Important! There is no FAFSA Friday on March 24th or 31st!
FAFSA Fridays

Go to our FASA webpage to apply, get more information and find great resources.  

Get more information on Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) at



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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.


Apply for Financial Aid today!

Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
Apply today! Application for 2016-17 and 2017-18 are available now.

SWC Federal School Code - 001294

CA Dream Act Application (CADA)

2016-2017 BOG Fee Waiver

Spring Freeze Date: Tuesday, Feb.  21, 2017

How Freeze Date determines your eligibility.

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

Spring 2017 Hours
Mon: Thurs.: 8:00am – 6:30pm
Friday: 8:00am – 3:00pm
Closed weekends

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 usually respond within 1 business day!

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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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Last updated: 4/9/2017 7:28:23 PM