Financial Aid


The Financial Aid Office will be open on Saturday, December 13, 2014 from 8:30AM to 3PM as part of the Set Your Course special event.


Happy Holidays from your friends at Ventura College!


Tuesday, December 23

8:30 AM to 12:00 PM

Wednesday, December 24 - Thursday, January 1, 2015


Monday, January 19, 2015


SPRING 2015 Extended Office Hours
Monday, January 5, 2015 - Thursday, January 22, 2015


8:30 AM to 5:00 PM


8:30 AM to 7:00 PM


8:30 AM to 5:00 PM


8:30 AM to 5:00 PM



The Ventura College Financial Aid Office has partnered with Financial Aid TV (FATV) to provide instructional videos for navigating frequently asked financial aid questions. Click here to access the library of available videos.

Cash Course offers money saving tips, budgeting advice, financial aid information, and much more. Sign up by clicking here to participate in the free workshops provided online.

Welcome to the Ventura College Financial Aid Office! Our office is committed to student success, and this website is filled with information about all the different financial aid options available to Ventura College students! Navigate the links on the left to visit the various pages. New Students may find the following pages very helpful: 

To Apply for Financial Aid at Ventura College for
Fall 2014, Spring 2015 or Summer 2015:

  1. Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid or CA Dream Act Application - VENTURA COLLEGE SCHOOL CODE: 001334 
  2. Approximately 7-10 days after you submit the application, you will receive an email instructing you to log on to your student portal. All document requirements necessary to complete your application can be viewed on your MyVCCCD Portal. Red flags indicate items that need to be submitted to the Financial Aid Office or cleared by the Financial Aid Office.
  3. To accept the Financial Aid Rights and Responsibilities, login your MyVCCCD Portal, click on the "Financial Aid" tab. In "Financial Aid Requirements" window, click on "Accept Terms and Conditions". Select the academic year, read the terms and conditions, and click "Accept" at the bottom of the page.

Correspondence will be by email and changes/updates on financial aid
status will be displayed on the student portal.

*Check your MyVCCCD portal weekly for updates.

Please visit the disbursement page for important information regarding financial aid disbursements.