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Financial Aid Programs


By filing a FAFSA, you will be considered for all federal (and most state financial aid programs). 

Federal Financial Aid Programs

The following is information to help you learn more about the federal financial aid programs that are available at LAVC.

Federal Pell Grants

Pell Grant Lifetime Eligibility Used (LEU)

Watch this video to learn more about the Pell Grant Lifetime eligibility used (LEU):

Federal Work-Study (FWS)

Watch this video to learn more about Federal Work-Study:

Borrowing Money for School

Watch this video for tips on how much you should be willing to borrow for school:

Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG)

Learn more about the Federal Supplemental Education Opportunity Grant (FSEOG).



Federal Direct Loans

Once Loan Applications are available for the current academic year, you can use the link below to get even more information about Federal Direct Loans. Remember to borrow wisely!


State Financial Aid Programs

The following is information to help you learn more about the state financial aid programs that are available.

California CollegePromise Grant (Fee Waiver)

Watch this video to learn more about the California Promise Grant (formerly the BOG Fee Waiver):

Learn more about the California College Promise Grant (formerly, BOGFW).

Cal Grant Programs

Watch this video to learn about Cal Grant Programs:



Chafee Grant

Watch this video to learn more about what a Chafee grant is:

California Dream Act

Learn more about the California Dream Act.



Please note: Students cannot receive financial aid for enrollment in audited or community services classes. If you decide for whatever reason to audit or enroll in a community services class or classes, you are not eligible for a California College Promise Grant (formerly BOGFW) or any other financial aid for this course(s). You are solely responsible for the payment of this class or classes. No exceptions to this policy can be made.