A Free Event for Students and Parents --
no matter where you are going to college!
- Looking for money to go to college?
- Need help filling out the Federal Financial Aid (FAFSA) form?
- Interested in workshops on financial aid and scholarships?
- Curious about Oregon Promise and Oregon Opportunity Grant?
Receive free help in submitting the FAFSA, learn about federal grants, work-study and loans plus a wide variety of scholarship opportunities!
Students do not have to be enrolled at LBCC to take part and Spanish language assistance will be available.
Both students and parents should attend if possible. Students and parents should bring social security numbers, birth dates, copies of signed and dated 2018 Federal Tax Returns (schedules, if applicable), including 2018 W-2s or 1099s. Plus, students and parents will need to disclose current value of assets, including cash, checking, savings, investments and value of any businesses or farms. In conjunction, in order to submit your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), you (student and parent) must have created your Federal Student Aid PIN (electronic signature). Students and parents are required to have their own FSA PIN IDs. You can find information about obtaining your own FSA PIN at https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/fafsa/filling-out/fsaid
Workshop Schedule – Saturday, February 8th
All workshops will be held in room MKH-101 on the first floor of McKenzie Hall.
2:30 PM – LBCC Foundation Scholarships
Wondering how else to pay for college? You can apply for a scholarship from the LBCC Foundation! Community members and organizations donate to the LBCC Foundation to help support LB students financially. Linnea Everts, Coordinator of the LBCC Foundation’s scholarship program, will share tips on how to put together a strong application and how scholarships can make a difference in how you fund your education – even if you don’t have the best grades!
3:30 PM – Oregon State’s Office of Student Access & Completion (OSAC)
Representatives from the Office of Student Access & Completion (OSAC) will share information on the Oregon Promise grant, as well as other resources from the State of Oregon to help pay for college.
4:30 PM – LBCC’s Center for Accessibility Resources (CFAR)
Request for Special Needs or Accommodations: Direct questions about or requests for special needs or accommodations to the LBCC Disability Coordinator, RCH-105, 6500 Pacific Blvd. SW, Albany, Oregon 97321, Phone 541-917-4789 or via Oregon Telecommunications Relay TTD at 1-800-735-2900 or 1-800-735-1232. Make sign language interpreting or real-time transcribing requests 2-4 weeks in advance. Make all other requests at least 72 hours prior to the event. LBCC will make every effort to honor requests. LBCC is an equal opportunity educator and employer.