Financial Aid Counseling

Welcome to the Ventura College
Financial Aid Counseling Center!

New Users:

  • You can access the Counseling portal at
  • Click the "Sign up" link.
  • Fill out the registration form. Click "CREATE NEW ACCOUNT" when finished.
  • An email will be sent to the address you provided. You must click the link in your email to finish activating your account.
  • Set your password after clicking on the email link.
  • You're finished!

Recommended Sessions

All Students:

  • Applying for Financial Aid
  • California CC Financial Aid Orientation
  • The Essentials to Understanding Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) and What it Means to You

SAP Appeal Students:

  • The Key Components to the Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) Financial Aid Appeal Process

Loan Applicants:

  • Fundamentals on Student Loans and Repayment
  • The Impact of the 150% Loan Limit Rule on Federal Direct Subsidized Loan Borrowers
  • Student Loan Basics
  • Student Loan Overview