Welcome to Financial Aid
We know that paying for college is a big challenge. That is why we are here to help you take advantage of all financial resources that are available.
Do not be intimidated by the process. The state of California, federal government, and Los Medanos College wants you to succeed. Read on for information on how to apply.
You may submit Financial Aid Appeals and Loan Applications at any point throughout the semester up until the established deadline for the term. NOTE: Financial Aid Appeals and Loan Applications will be collected, but not processed until grades from the previous term have been posted by the Admissions & Records Office.
Important Deadlines – FALL 2018
*Students are responsible for meeting all deadlines advertised below. All Financial Aid correspondences are sent to students’ Insite email. Students are advised to check their emails and WebAdvisor frequently, in regards to their Financial Aid Status.
All Appeals (Excess Units and FA Suspension)
|October 29, 2018|
|SAP Online Quiz||October 29, 2018|
|October 29, 2018|
|CA Promise Grant (formerly BOG Fee Waiver)||May 24, 2019|
|FAFSA Application 2018-2019||June 30, 2019|
2018 -2019 Financial Aid Document
If you are required to submit additional paperwork to determine your eligibility for financial aid, we strongly encourage you to complete the process in a timely manner. All issues and/or documents stated in your Missing Information Checklist (MICL) posted to Insite Portal, must be resolved and/or submitted to the LMC Financial Aid Office by the Summer Payment Document Deadline publicized on the Financial Aid Payment Calendar (September 6, 2019). Applicants who fail to provide documentation within the specified time period will not be packaged or awarded aid.
Steps To Apply for Financial Aid
Financial Aid Lab Hours
The Financial Aid Lab, located in the Financial Aid Office, Room 309 in the Student Services Center.
At the lab you can receive assistance with:
- Creating a FSA ID and password
- New FAFSA/CA Dream Act or
- New Email Access
- Adding School Code
- Insite for Financial Aid
FALL 2018 Lab Hours
August 20 - September 7
Tuesday 2:00 pm- 4:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am-12:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am -12:00 pm
September 10-December 19
Tuesday 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Special Tuesday Evening Hours
September 18 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
October 16 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
November 20 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
December 11 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm