Welcome to the YCCC Financial Aid information page. Please select what you are looking for from the links on this page.
Financial Aid Disbursements, Refunds And Other Semester Information:
Financial aid generally gets disbursed to student accounts in the Business Office within 3-4 weeks of classes starting . For students with credit balances as a result of receiving financial aid, the Business Office is required to mail refund checks within 14 days of the credit balance being created. If you have a credit balance, book vouchers will be available 2 weeks prior to the beginning of Spring 2019 classes.UPDATE: For classes that started March 25 (Spring late start), and if you are expecting a refund, the Business Office has 14 days to process refund checks after a credit balance occurs. Log into your YCCC Portal (on or after April 11), and under, "student", then "Business Office", then "Create Course And Fee Statement" you can view your online statement with the description "A/R refund check" to see when your refund was mailed to you.
Foundation Scholarship Application-To be announced.
NEW: IGrad (previously SALT) personal finance tool: HERE .
NEW: YEAR-ROUND PELL GRANT:NE If you received Pell grant in the previous Fall and/or Spring semesters, you may be eligible for Pell grant in the Summer semester if you enroll half-time or more credits. Click here and select "Year-Round Pell Grant".
YCCC Foundation Scholarship: Apply by May 10 at 4:00 p.m.: Click here .
Financial Aid Filing HELP:
If you need assistance filing the FAFSA, or finishing the financial aid process, here are some options:
The FAFSA is located here: FAFSA . Our school code is 031229
February 8, 2019
April 10, 2019
File 2019-2020 FAFSA before
May 1 ME Grant DEADLINE
April 30, 2019
2019-2020 FAFSA Maine State Grant Consideration DEADLINE
May 22, 2019
File 2018-2019 FAFSA before the final DEADLINE June 30, 2019
Here is a great video that can help you/your parent create the FSA ID and Password for the FAFSA: FSA ID & Password .
Here is a great video that can help you use the IRS Data Retrieval Tool .
BILLING NEWS FROM OUR BUSINESS OFFICE
Payments received after those dates will be subject to a late fee.
To make Payment Arangements, you can either:
PAY WITH FINANCIAL AID:
1. Log into your YCCC Portal above, then click on "Student", then "Financial Aid", and "Financial Aid Documents". Return any missing documents to us by the payment arrangement dues dates above.
2. If you have questions, e-mail us at: firstname.lastname@example.org , or call 207-216-4403.
PAY WITH VETERANS BENEFITS:
1. Click on the "Veterans Benefits" link on the left tool bar and follow the VA Application Process.
2. if you have questions, e-mail us at: email@example.com , or call 207-216-4410.
OTHER PAYMENT ARRANGEMENTS:
1. Please call 207-216-4438 or 4439.
Mail payment to:
York County Community College
112 College Drive
Wells, Maine 04090
Pay by phone with a credit card: 207-216-4438 or 4439.
Stop by the YCCC business office in suite A101.
If you have any concerns or questions regarding your bill or payment options, please call 207-216-4438 or 4439.
GAINFUL EMPLOYMENT DATA FOR FEDERAL FINANCIAL AID ELIGIBLE PROGRAMS
Federal regulations published in October, 2010 require institutions to report certain information about students who enrolled in Title IV eligible educational
Certificate programs that lead to gainful employment (GE) in a recognized filed. View them here: Gainful Employment Data .
FEDERAL STUDENT FINANCIAL AID PENALTIES FOR DRUG VIOLATIONS:
Rules that apply to employees and students under the Drug Free Workplace Act In November of 1988, the United States Congress enacted the Anti-Drug Abuse Act which contains a section called “Drug Free Workplace Act of 1988.” The law requires employers who receive federal funds to notify employees that drug abuse is prohibited in the workplace; establish a drug free awareness program; require each employee to notify the college of any criminal conviction for violations occurring in the work place; and impose sanctions or remedial actions for convicted employees. In addition, a court may suspend or terminate an individual’s eligibility for federal benefits, including student financial assistance, if that individual is convicted of certain drug offenses. ◊ Please refer to the college’s Alcohol and Drug brochure for more information, and visit the FAFSA website “drug question” at www.fafsa.gov.
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