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

FAFSA on Web (Spanish Version)

Cost of Attendance 2023-2024

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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.


  • We are currently accepting 2023-2024 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 2023-2024 FAFSA and CA Dream Act applications are now available for students to apply.
  • Student Loan Payment Pause Extended Through June 30, 2023:

On November 22, 2022, President Biden announced an extension of the relief measures for federal student loans owned by the U.S. Department of Education. Borrowers will not be required to make monthly payments and interest rates will be at 0% until the payment pause ends.

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  1. a suspension of Loan payments
  2. a 0% Interest rate 
  3. stopped collections on defaulted loans

Have questions? Find out what loans qualify and get additional information about the COVID-19 emergency relief for student loans.

TikTok video for FAFSA 2022-2023 Application


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Fall 2023 Office Hours

In-person Customer Service Hours

Monday and Thursday: 8:00 AM-4:30 PM

Tuesday and Wednesday: 8:00 AM-4:30 PM

Friday: 8:00 AM-12:00 PM

Virtual Office Hours (Live Chat and Zoom appointments)

Monday through Thursday: 8:00 AM-4:30 PM

Friday: 8:00 AM-12:00 PM

  • 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 operation, 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.

How to Submit Financial Aid Documents 

Via Fax to: 510-464-3418

Via: via campus logic 

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