Learn about and apply for financial aid at Bellevue College
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2014-15 Processing Update*
Update as of 02/23/15: We are currently working on February File Completes. Now is a great time to check the portal and follow up with our office at 425.564.2227 during operating hours if you have not been awarded or your file for 2014-15 needs additional review.
*Check back every Monday for updates on processing times
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Important DatesSpring Aid Students: Please read our quarterly letter for important deadlines and dates including disbursement, census and appeal information for Spring 2015.
2014-2015 Application Deadlines
Spring Quarter 2015: January 23, 2015
2015-2016 Application Deadlines
Summer Quarter 2015: March 13, 2015
Fall Quarter 2015: May 8, 2015
Winter 2016: October 9, 2015
Spring 2016: January 29, 2016
See all Important Dates Deadlines »
Use BC School Code 003769 when you complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid
Need help with your 2014 taxes? We offer FAFSA and FREE tax assistance! Check here for details.
Just looking around?
If you're not ready to apply, but want to learn about the type of aid available to you, start by exploring these links.
- FAFSA 4Caster
- FAFSA Overview Video
- FAFSA Overview Video - Spanish Captioned
- How to Fill Out FAFSA Video
- How to Fill Out FAFSA Video - Spanish Captioned
- Cost of Attendance
- Types of Financial Aid
- For Parents & Family
- Seven Easy Steps to the FAFSA (Online Tutorial)
- Federal Student Aid
- Ready Set Grad
- WASFA - Washington State Aid for DREAMers starting April 1, 2014
|Day||Drop-in hours||Phone hours|
|Monday||8:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.||8:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.|
|Tuesday||12:00 p.m.- 6:00 p.m.||12:00 p.m.- 5:00 p.m.|
|Wednesday||8:00 a.m.- 6:00 p.m.||8:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.|
|Thursday||8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.||8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.|
|Friday||8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.||8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.|
Our service hours vary during the beginning of the quarter so we can assist more students. Check our upcoming office hour changes or to contact us.
Financial Aid Office Mission Statement
The Financial Aid Office serves as advocates and advisors to bridge the gap between Bellevue College students and the Department of Education, the Higher Education Coordinating Board, and the Department of Veterans Affairs while awarding funds and ensuring compliance. The Assistant Director provides financial aid funding for students which promotes educational access and retention.