• FINANCIAL AID
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    Contact Us: 361.354.2238 · Toll Free: 1.866.722.2238

    3800 Charco Rd. · Beeville · Texas · 78102

    R.W. Dirks Students Services Building V126

    Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday ► 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

  • Steps to Apply for Financial Aid with CBC 

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             1. Complete your FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) at www.fafsa.gov.

    For the 2012-2013 academic year, You will need:

           a. 2011 Income Tax Returns and W-2’s (if under the age of 24, not married,
    and not monetarily supporting a child over 50%, you will also have to use
    parent(s) tax information)
     
    b. Parent(s) social security numbers, date of birth, marital status, and date of
    marital status.

    c. PIN (personal identification number): You can apply for a PIN at
    www.pin.ed.gov. If using parental information, a parent will have to utilize a
    PIN as well.

    d. Use CBC’s federal school code of 003546 to ensure we receive your application. 
     
     
     
      Note: For the upcoming 2013-2014 academic year: 
     

    Please use
    2012 Income Tax Returns and W-2’s (if under the age of 24, not married,
    and not monetarily supporting a child over 50%, you will also have to use parent(s) tax information)
     

     

    2. The Financial Aid Office will receive the information from the Department of Education 3-5 business days after you submit your FAFSA. 

     

    3. The Financial Aid Office will then send out a pink packet of paperwork to the mailing address reported on your FAFSA. 

     

    4. Complete the paperwork and return it along with any documentation requested by our office. Financial aid will not be awarded until all documents are received and complete. 

     

    5. It will take our office approximately 1-2 weeks to complete your financial aid application once you turn in paperwork/documentation. 

     

    6. You will receive paperwork letting you know if we are missing items. Once you are awarded financial aid, you will be sent an award letter. Students who are not eligible for financial aid will also be notified via mail. 

     

    If you should have any questions or concerns, please contact our office at 361.354.2238. You can also check your status online via Campus Connect. 

     

    Need help with your FAFSA? Our staff will be happy to help you — just stop by our office!
    If you get stumped while working on it on your own, make sure to save the FAFSA. 
     

    You can always call us or come into the office, and we can pick up where you left off. 

     
    We look forward to having you as a student at Coastal Bend College!