Financial Aid

Financial Aid Office, Laidlaw Center (LDC) 135
Phone: (360) 383.3010 
Fax: (360) 383.3011  

Fall Quarter 2014

Student Emergency Fund

The application process begins Monday, October 13th and closes the following Monday, October 20th. Emergency Funding is limited to a maximum of two lifetime awards and requests for transportation assistance will be limited to a one time award. Due to limited funds, applications for first time awards are given top priority. Application is available here. Please contact the Financial Aid Office for any questions at

Winter 2014 Priority Deadlines

Complete FAFSA by 11/01/2014
Complete all other application requirements by 11/17/2014

Office Hours

Monday-Thursday from 10am-5pm-- Closed on Fridays.
(Hours are 8-5 during first day of "General Registration" and the first week of the quarter)
Closed on weekends and holidays

 Need help filling out the FAFSA?  A step by step video is available! 7 Easy Steps to the FAFSA

See the Cashier's Window in LDC 141 or call (360) 383.3363
for more information regarding the Tuition Payment Plan.

Step by Step Financial Aid Process- APPLY EARLY!
Loan Information & Instructions
Important Additional Financial Aid Information
Changing Your Program of Study
Veteran's Benefits
Whatcom Community College Financial Aid Code of Conduct
Financial Aid Eligibility-Degree Selection Requirements







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Did you know?

If your financial aid is not available when your tuition is due, Whatcom offers a convenient tuition payment plan through Nelnet.