Ventura College Promise

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The Ventura College (VC) Promise pairs the CA College Promise with private dollars raised in Ventura County to cover the cost of VC enrollment and other fees for the 1st year of students that meet eligibility requirements.

To maximize your opportunity to receive the VC Promise you must:

  • Submit a FAFSA or California Dream Act Application (include VC on your app)

  • Be a First Time College Student

  • Complete New Student Requirements (English & Math Placement, New Student Orientation, Abbreviated Student Education Plan (SEP))

  • Have completed the new student requirements including the online orientation, math & English assessments, and an abbreviated educational plan with your counselor.

  • Be a California resident or AB540 exempt

  • Enroll full time (12+ Units) 

  • Maintain contact with the VC Financial Aid Office at 805-289-6369

All 1st Year Promise students have the opportunity to receive the 2nd Year Promise.


For more information, contact the

VC Financial Aid Office at (805) 289-6369.


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