The Advocate

Financial Aid Office to issue ‘Cash Cards’

By Cody Casares, Photo Editor

April 20, 2016

Financial aid disbursements will be easier for students starting this summer. The college has partnered with Blackboard, an educational service program, to streamline the financial aid services for students.  “The service ...

Workshop simplifies financial process

By Salvador Godoy, Staff Writer

February 25, 2016

With one week left, college and high school students are pressed for time to fill out financial aid forms across the nation before the deadline is reached on March 2. To prepare students and families, the Financial Aid Office he...

Workshops accentuate grants

By Roxana Amparo, Associate Editor

February 4, 2016

As scholarship deadlines approach, students have the chance to attend a series of workshops offering guidance for the application process. Charles Ramirez, Financial Aid Office student coordinator, said the most recent scholarsh...

ASU approves final group of Grant for Support applicants

By Lorenzo Morotti, Associate Editor

December 9, 2015

Board reviews clubs, departments requests, award nine out of 19

Financial aid launches first social media campaign

By Cody Casares, Photo Editor

November 11, 2015

For the first time, the Financial Aid Office has established a foothold in the social media world. “Five months ago we didn’t have a social media presence,” Financial Aid Supervisor Monica Rodriguez said. “We’re trying new wa...

Grant ends, financial aid program fizzles out

By Mike Thomas, Scene Editor

October 13, 2015

Single Stop USA is no longer available at Contra Costa College. The grant program ended at the conclusion of the spring 2015 semester due to a lack of funding from both the organization and CCC. Single Stop, a nonprofit organization that p...

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