Contact Us: 361.354.2238 · Toll Free: 1.866.722.2838 

    3800 Charco Rd. · Beeville · Texas · 78102 

    R.W. Dirks Students Services Building Cougar Center 

    Hours of Operation (Beeville Site): Monday - Thursday 7 A.M. to 6 P.M.  Friday 8 A.M. to 5 P.M. 

    Summer hours: Monday - Thursday 7 A.M. to 6 P.M.   



    Steps to Apply for Financial Aid with CBC 



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

    For the 2018-2019 academic year, You will need:

           a. 2016 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. Use CBC’s federal school code of 003546 to ensure we receive your application. 
      Note: For the 2017-2018 academic year:  Application is now available

    NEW* You will only be able to use 2015 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 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 2-4 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. Please check campus connect for award amount. Students who are not eligible for financial aid will be notified via email. 


    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!