Facts & Resources
Office Hours Fall 2017
|Monday||8am - 4pm|
|Tuesday||8am - 4pm|
|Thursday||8am - 6pm|
Financial Aid Rep. at the Library for summer 2018
|Tuesday||10:00am - 4:00pm|
|Wednesday||12:00pm - 6:00pm|
Financial Aid Office
Los Angeles Pierce College
6201 Winnetka Avenue
Woodland Hills, CA 91371
(818) 704-8221 Fax
Who is eligible for financial aid?
|To be considered for financial aid, students must generally meet the following minimum requirements:|
|Be a U.S. citizen or an eligible non-citizen [a permanent resident who has valid documentation from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS formally INS) verifying that his/her stay in the U.S. is for other than a temporary purpose].|
Be making satisfactory academic progress in a course of study leading to an AA or AS degree, certificate, or transfer to a baccalaureate degree program. Satisfactory academic progress is evaluated at the end of each semester (winter intersession is part of the fall semester). Students will be notified by email (to the LACCD assigned email) if satisfactory academic progress has not been met with instructions of next steps.
LACCD satisfactory academic progress (SAP) standards are:
If the student is disqualified due to not meeting progress, student may submit a petition for financial aid. To submit a Petition for reinstatement or extension of financial aid, you must downloaded the petition and submit to the Financial Aid Office before the established deadline. Go to Forms from the Financial Aid website to download the petition form. You are responsible to be aware of deadlines. There is no retroactive submission of petition forms; therefore, you must apply for financial aid and submit all required documentation by the established deadlines.
There are two (2) levels in the petition process at the college for each type of petition (reinstatement or extension).
|Not be in default on any federal student loan such as Federal Perkins Loans, Federal Family Educational Loans (FFEL) or Direct Stafford Loans.|
|Not owe a refund or overpayment on a Federal Pell Grant, Academic Competitiveness Grant (ACG), Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG) or any State/Federal-funded educational grant.|
|Be registered with the Selective Service System, if you are a male between 18 and 25 years old. If you are a male over 25 but born after 1959, you must have been previously registered with the U.S. Selective Service System. Click HERE to view the chart of who must register.|
|Be enrolled (or plan to enroll) as a regular student in an eligible program of study during the academic year for which you are applying.|
|Have a valid Social Security Number.|
|Demonstrate an "Ability to Benefit" as defined below (students who meet one of the qualifications listed below have demonstrated the ability to benefit from post-secondary education in accordance with applicable Federal Regulation):|
|NOTE: Convictions for possessing or selling illegal drugs during receipt of federal financial aid may affect your federal financial aid eligibility.|