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. 

Financial Aid Announcements

Spring 2020

  • COVID-19 FINANCIAL AID UPDATE: We understand that the COVID-19 situation has many of our students facing challenges in employment, childcare availability and course delivery. During this time, we understand you need immediate up-to-date information regarding your financial aid eligibility. Although the Office of Financial Aid suspended all in-person service, we are pleased to report that you are still able to reach us by phone and email starting at 8:00 am on March 23, 2020. The COVID-19 situation evolves and changes rapidly, and the Financial Aid Office is committed to communicating updates as things change. You can rely on our Q&A page for the most up-to-date information regarding HCC’s Financial Aid services. Click here to view Financial Aid COVID-19 Update

  • 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

 

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