The Financial Aid Office at Hartnell College will hold workshops on Saturday, February 5, 2011, to provide one-on-one assistance with understanding and completing all the forms required for students to apply for financial aid.
The "Cash for College Day" activities will help parents and students complete both state and federal forms, including the FREE Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) form, which is required for all financial aid, and the Cal Grant application for fall 2011. The Cal Grant application deadline is March 2.
Event takes place in room 110 of the CALL building on the main campus at 411 Central Avenue in Salinas. Workshops in English are at 9 a.m., 10:30 a.m., and noon. A workshop in Spanish begins at 1:30 p.m.
Participants should bring documents needed to complete the 2011-12 FAFSA form, including information about their 2010 income taxes, W-2 forms or income statements, FAFSA pin numbers of students and parents, social security card or alien registration card, list of colleges they wish to attend, and, if applicable, the student’s driver’s license
Computers will be available for all participants to complete forms online with assistance from Hartnell financial aid staff.