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Financial Aid

Santa Barbara City college offers several types of financial aid which are funded through federal, state and local agencies and the college, itself. For information on opportunities and eligibility go to

Check your eligibility for a Board of Governor's Fee Waiver (BOGW). The BOGW waives enrollment fees to qualifying students who are California residents.

Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid ( which may qualify you for assistance for educational expenses.

Financial aid information and deadlines are available at

Instructions for students to access Pipeline Financial Aid Self Service can be found at under Instructions.

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