Financial Aid Laney

Laney College Financial Aid

Mission Statement

The Laney College Financial Aid Department inspires a diverse and multicultural student body by providing timely financial aid access, financial literacy, and student support services to prospective, new, and continuing students to enhance student success and completion
                Start your application at FAFSA.GOV or use the myStudentAid app

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To make a zoom appointment with a financial aid staff click the link below.  Appointments must be made 24 hours in advance. Also, a student ID number is required to set up a zoom meeting.


Our office will be closed on May 30th, 2022 in observance of Memorial Day.

We are currently accepting 2022-2023 financial aid documents. However, we are not processing documents at this time. Please check here for regular updates on when we will begin processing documents for the next school year. Thank you for your patience. The new 2022-2023 FAFSA and CA Dream Act applications are now available for students to apply.

TikTok video for FAFSA 2022-2023 Application

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Financial Aid Instant Chat: Please note, that our online instant chat feature is available during our hours of operation. When utilizing our Instant Chat, please ensure to provide both your PCCD student ID number and email in your initial correspondence. If you require financial aid assistance outside of hours of operations, you will be requested to leave your name, student ID number, email, and a brief description of your inquiry. During peak periods, due to larger volumes of email traffic, please allow up to 72 business hours for a response.

Spring  2022 Financial Aid Operations Status:

Spring 2022 Financial Aid Front desk hours
Monday – Thursday, 9 am – 3:00 pm

Laney College Financial Aid Office, 900 Fallon Street Oakland, CA 94607

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Via email to:

Please ensure that your PCCD student ID number is present on the top left-hand corner of each page of your document(s). To avoid processing delays, please ensure that your document(s) are legible, if you are submitting a photo of your document(s), all four corners of the page must be present. From the time we receive all requested documents/information, please allow 4-6 weeks for your financial aid specialist to process your file to determine your aid eligibility. During this time, it is highly imperative that you monitor both your Passport account and PCCD email for updates from your specialist if additional information/documentation is required.

Thank you for choosing Laney College.

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NEW SUMMER SEMESTER 2020-2021 OFFICE HOURS Mon: 8:00AM-4:30PM Tue: 8:00AM-4:30PM Wed: 8:00AM-4:30PM Thurs: 8:00AM-4:30PM