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The CPCC Office of Financial Aid/Veteran Affairs is recognizing Financial Aid Awareness Week October 23-27 at all of their campus locations. Please stop by any CPCC Financial Aid Office for information on financial aid, scholarships, work-study and financial literacy.

In order to fill out and submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA®), you now need a FSA ID, made up of a username and password that you create. Although the FAFSA is considered your application, one of your parents will have to provide some information on the FAFSA and sign it, if you are considered […]

On October 1, 2017, students can begin completing the FAFSA for the 2018-2019 academic year! Do not wait, go online today and complete your 2018-2019 FAFSA. When completing the 2018-2019 FAFSA, you will need your 2016 Federal Tax Returns. Why should you complete your FAFSA early? -By completing your FAFSA early, this increases the chances […]

A FAFSA Alert from Financial Aid and Veteran’s Affairs ED Update: IRS-DRT to be Down For Several Months More The Department of Education  (ED) shared that the IRS Data Retrieval Tool (DRT) will be out of service for several months, advising that “students and families should plan for the tool to be offline until the […]

Thank you for using your CPCC e-mail account; it is the official means of college e-mail communication to you so please check your account often. As we gear up for the fall 2016 semester – classes begin Monday, August 15 – we want to share some important reminders to help you during the first week […]

Eligible financial aid recipients can purchase approved books, supplies and bus passes. Bus Passes: Can only be purchased at Central Campus using financial aid funds. There is a $300 limit per semester on the purchase of bus passes. The cost of a 10 Ride Local Pass (limited to 10 rides only) or a Weekly Pass […]

Important reminders to 2015-16 awarded financial aid recipients from the CPCC Financial Aid office: ·         Check your Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) status to ensure you are in a financial aid eligible (SAP) status after fall 2015 grades are posted. Check your Financial Aid SAP status in your “MyCollege” account. ·         Financial Aid students can purchase […]

In the spring of 2016, the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation will award approximately 80 scholarships to help students with exceptional promise and demonstrated financial need earn a baccalaureate degree from a four-year college. The amount and duration of awards vary by student based on the cost of attendance and the length of the program as […]

Central Piedmont Community College is proud to participate in Golden LEAF Scholars – Two Year Colleges Scholarship Program. Since establishing the scholarship program, Golden LEAF has provided more than 9,600 scholarships to help North Carolinians attend participating community colleges. Award Amount: The Golden LEAF Scholars Program – Two Year Colleges Scholarship Program provides scholarships of […]

Dollars and Bills Finish your FAFSA now ­don’t lose your classes! July 7-9, 2015 Health Careers Building (Central Campus) – 4th floor Sponsored by CPCC Financial Aid and Veterans Affairs MAKE PLANS TO ATTEND THIS EVENT! Finish the FAFSA. Let us answer your questions about the FAFSA. Turn in required paperwork. Submit all documents to secure your […]

Need help with paying your Spring 2015 tuition? Consider the Tuition Payment Plan offered by Nelnet. For more information, please visit www.cpcc.edu/paymentplan.

CPCC offers hundreds of scholarship opportunities to students. If you need financial assistance to help pay for your college education, we just made our scholarship application easier. Now you can apply for all CPCC scholarships by completing a single application. Simply visit http://www.cpcc.edu/scholarships to view our new scholarship information or to fill out the online application and […]

It’s been brought to our attention that there is a current phone scam involving callers contacting CPCC students, pretending to be from our Financial Aid office. Please know that this is a scam, CPCC Financial Aid will not ask you for money prior to or to process your financial aid claims.  To learn more about […]

Do you have questions about the financial aid process? Join a Google Hangout to hear directly from the CPCC Financial Aid team and get answers! Title: I’m selected for financial aid verification, now what? Date: Friday, February 7, 2014 Time: 3 – 4 p.m. Description: One out of every three FAFSA applications processed by the […]