Types of Financial Aid Offered at BC

The links and information below provides information about the types of financial aid available to Bellevue College students. Most of the financial aid programs listed require students to complete the FAFSA or the WASFA. Eligibility is determined by federal or state processors after the applications are submitted. However, some programs require a separate application process as indicated on the list. Please use the linksĀ  provided to access the application process for those programs that are not specifically based on completion of the FAFSA or the WASFA.

Name of Aid ProgramDescriptionAvailable for...
Federal Pell GrantFederal Undergraduate grantEligible students based on FAFSA information
Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG)Federal Undergraduate Grant for exceptionally needy studentsEligible students based on FAFSA Information
Federal Work-StudyProvides Part-time EmploymentEligible students based on FAFSA information
Federal Direct Student LoansFederal Loan ProgramEligible students based on FAFSA information
Federal Parent Direct PLUS LoanFederal Loan Program for Parents of Dependent StudentsParents approved by the Federal Loan Processor. Requires separate application, and student must complete the FAFSA
Washington College Grant (formerly the State Need Grant)State Undergraduate GrantEligible Washington State Residents, based on FAFSA or WASFA information
Washington College Bound ScholarshipState Undergraduate GrantEligible Washington State Residents, based on FAFSA or WASFA information
State Work-StudyProvides Part-time EmploymentEligible Washington State Residents, based on FAFSA or WASFA information
Workforce Education GrantsBFET, Opportunity Grant, Worker Retraining, WorkFirstStudents pursuing Prof/Tech programs. Requires separate application process
BC Institutional WaiverTuition onlyWashington State Residents. Eligibility based on FAFSA or WASFA information
BC Institutional GrantCollege Undergraduate GrantWashington State Residents. Eligibility based on FAFSA or WASFA information
BC Foundation ScholarshipsScholarships Administered by the BC FoundationStudents attending BC. Requires separate application process

 

Last Updated October 7, 2019