Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)

Community College of Allegheny County

03/15/2011 -- CCAC–Boyce Campus hosts Financial Aid Workshops for new students

Press Release

PITTSBURGH—The Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)–Boyce Campus will hold an information night and financial aid workshops on Thursday, April 14 in the Admissions area.  Participants may choose one of two sessions: 4:00 p.m.–5:30 p.m. or 6:00 p.m.–8:30 p.m. 

Sessions will include important topics for prospective students:

  • Scholarships and how to apply for them
  • How to apply for financial aid for a CCAC education
  • Understanding and completing the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid)

The FAFSA deadline for state grant money is May 1. To receive assistance in completing the FAFSA, students and/or parents are asked to bring their 2010 federal tax returns as well as request a PIN number prior to the event.  Please visit www.fafsa.ed.gov for more information regarding the FAFSA.

For more information, please contact the Boyce Campus financial aid office at 724.325.6603 or cpodlogar@ccac.edu. RSVP by April 11 to reserve a space. Seating is limited.

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About CCAC
The Community College of Allegheny County is the largest institution of postsecondary higher education in Pennsylvania. The college serves 30,000 credit students through 170 degree and certificate programs and offers thousands of lifelong learning non-credit and workforce development courses to 35,000 students annually. Incorporating a learning-centered environment committed to the future of the region, CCAC continues to expand its reach through innovative programming and accessible instruction offered via convenient day, evening, weekend and online courses. With four campuses and six centers serving Allegheny County and surrounding communities, CCAC endeavors to fulfill its mission to provide affordable access to quality education and offer a dynamic, diverse and supportive learning environment that prepares the region’s residents for academic, professional and personal success in our changing global society.