Announcements

Attention HCC Eagles - this is where we will post important financial aid announcements. We will consistently update it, so check back in and share with a friend. 

Fall Financial Aid Announcements

October - December 2019

  • FINANCIAL AID OFFICES CLOSED NOVEMBER 15: All Financial Aid Offices and the Call Center will be closed Friday, November 15, 2019 for a staff training event. The department will resume normal business hours Monday, November 18, 2019. For a list of office locations and hours, please visit www.hccs.edu/finaidcontact.

  • PURCHASING BOOKS WITH FINANCIAL AID: Once your aid is authorized to use in the bookstore, you will receive an email. All information about purchasing books with financial aid is available at www.hccs.edu/finaidbooks

  • FILL OUT THE CORRECT FAFSA 

    • FALL 2019-2020 FINANCIAL AIDIf you plan to attend HCC during Fall 2019, Spring 2020 and/or Summer 2020, you need to fill out the 2019–20 FAFSA form using 2017 tax info. 

    • FALL 2020-2021 FINANCIAL AIDIf you plan to attend HCC during Fall 2020, Spring 2021 and/or Summer 2021, you need to fill out the 2020–21 FAFSA form using 2018 tax info. 

  • TWO WAYS TO FILL OUT THE 2019-2020 FAFSA: ONLINE AND MOBILE APP: Once you’re ready, you have two ways to complete the FAFSA form —the fafsa.gov website or the new myStudentAid mobile app. Using the app, you can fill out the FAFSA form safely and securely from your mobile device. On the app, you can also manage your FSA ID, view your federal student aid history and loan information, and more. The myStudentAid app is available from both the Apple App Store (iOS) and Google Play (Android)

  • STATE AID FOR UNDOCUMENTED STUDENTS: Qualifying undocumented students are eligible to receive state financial aid. The first step is to fill out the Texas Application for State Financial Aid (TASFA). For more information, please click here

 

Financial Aid Contact Center

Financial Aid Contact

Call Center Hours: Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Live Chat Hours: Monday – Friday 9 a.m. – Noon and 2 p.m. – 5 p.m.

Campus Hours: Monday - Thursday 8 a.m. - 6:30 p.m. | Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Find a Financial Aid office at a campus near you