Financial aid is increasingly becoming a necessity for students pursuing higher education as tuition rates continue to rise. Clackamas Community College will present an informational Financial Aid event for students and parents in January.
Financial Aid Day is Saturday, Jan. 12, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the McLoughlin Auditorium at CCC’s Oregon City campus. Information sessions are offered at 9 a.m. and noon.
Financial Aid Day includes information about the different types of aid available and also offers assistance with submitting the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) online.
Students and parents who plan to attend Financial Aid Day should bring the following information: Social Security numbers for students and parents, birth dates, financial aid PIN numbers, income for 2012 or 2011 tax return, and current value of assets.
This event is free to attend. For more information call 503-594-6100 or go to www.clackamas.edu/financialaid .