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Cash for College Day: Hartnell Offers Free Financial Aid Workshop

January 23rd, 2012

The Financial Aid Office at Hartnell College will hold free workshops on Saturday, February 4, 2012, to provide one-on-one professional assistance with understanding and completing all the forms required for students to apply for financial aid. Click here for the Flyer

The Cash for College Day activities in room 110 of the CALL building on the main campus at 411 Central Avenue in Salinas will help parents and students who will attend college next year 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 2012. The CalGrant deadline is March 2.

Workshops in English are at 9 a.m., 10:30 a.m., and noon. A workshop in Spanish begins at 1:30 p.m. Doors close 5 minutes after the start of each workshop. Childcare is not provided.

Participants should bring documents needed to complete the 2012-13 FAFSA form, including information about their 2011 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 the students wish to attend, and, if applicable, the student's driver's license number.

Computers will be available for all participants to complete forms online with assistance from Hartnell financial aid staff.