Go to the Financial Aid Videos for many answers to your questions about Financial Aid. Just click on the “List” icon by each picture at the bottom of the screen. Each picture has a different list of topics. Some examples of the topics included are:
Answer: We can help you!! Check out Sierra's automated Financial Aid Book Voucher Program for details. It's available to eligible students January 4 through January 29, 2012.
Also, you can go to EOPS to see if you qualify for an EOPS book voucher.
And, books are on “reserve” in the Library for some classes – check with the Library staff for complete information.
Answer: To be eligible, you must be enrolled in courses and you must have turned in all requested financial aid documents so your file can be verified. Also, any problems that we’ve e-mailed you about or that appear on your mySierra account must be resolved. In order for your financial aid to be available on the following dates, you must have completed everything by January 27, 2012.
Fall PELL Grants, student loans, and scholarships will be available to eligible students the evening of February 10, 2012 (direct deposit and previous Sallie Mae debit card only). Add 10 days for mail delivery of a new debit card or for a paper check.
All other Fall financial aid (scholarships from high schools and other organizations, Chafee Grants, Cal Grants, etc,) will be available when we receive the money from the State of California or the appropriate agency.
Fall disbursements will be available to eligible continuing students after ALL Summer grades are posted.