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 or use the myStudentAid app


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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Emergency Book Voucher Flyer Fall 2021-2022

Financial Aid Instant Chat: Please note, 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.

Fall 2021 Financial Aid Operations Status:
 In response to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Alameda county, and campus health directives, our office has migrated to remote online operations. Until further notice, our office will continue to remain physically closed. However, our office continues to offer financial aid assistance through email, and an instant chat widget located on the bottom right-hand corner of your screen, a Campus Logic secure document upload system, and online Zoom appointments. 


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.

Online Zoom Appointment Link


To make a workshop appointment, please click the link below to enter your credentials.

Zoom Workshop Link

Our office will be closed on Tuesday, November 30th through Thursday, December 2rd, 2021 for the National Federal Student Aid conference

So, there won’t be any workshop on that day, thank you.

DAY: Every Thursday 1:30pm_3:30pm

LOCATION: Join via zoom registration hours 

Financial aid documents can be submitted:

Via mail to:

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

Via Fax to:


Via email to:

Via CampusLogic:

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.

 Financial Aid Workshop Webinar video–Please click the link below to watch the workshop video.

Financial Aid Workshop Webinar Video.

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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