Affordable Education

At Sierra College, we’re proud to offer an affordable education close to home. With financial aid, scholarships, and two years free, Sierra College can fit your budget.

Disclosures: Visit the Department of Education Required Disclosures for the Receipt and Use of CARES Act Funds and Institutional Reporting.

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How to Apply

Find out if you qualify for financial aid. Before you apply for financial aid, use the:  

Ways to Pay

We offer a variety of financial aid options to help you pay for college tuition, fees, books and cost-of-living expenses.


Use these resources to stay on track and receive financial aid. Reach out if you have any questions.

Get Started

Start Your FAFSA

The first step to receiving financial aid is to apply for FAFSA.

CA Dream Act

There are many financial aid opportunities for undocumented/dreamer students.

Additional Resources

Financial aid can be confusing and overwhelming but we’re here to support you through each step of the process. Reach out to us if you have any questions.

Get In Touch

Financial Aid – Nevada County

Building N1, Room 112
M-Th: 8:30 am – 5 pm, F: 8:30 am – 12 pm
Virtual Advisor