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Atlantic Cape Community College Invites Students to Hands-On FAFSA Sessions at Atlantic City and Mays Landing Campuses this Spring

Atlantic Cape Community College invites students to attend a free hands-on FAFSA session for help completing a 2018-2019 Free Application for Federal Student Aid. The U.S. Department of Education awards about $150 billion each year in grants, work-study funds, and low-interest loans to more than 15 million students. Federal student aid covers such expenses as tuition and fees, room and board, books and supplies, and transportation. Aid may also help pay for such related expenses as a computer and dependent care.

Sessions at the Charles D. Worthington Atlantic City Campus, 1535 Bacharach Blvd., will be held on the following dates: Continue reading

‘Financial Aid Nights’ Workshops Offer Free Help to Students and Families

Atlantic Cape Community College’s Financial Aid and Admissions Offices are hosting free “Financial Aid Nights” workshops at the college’s three campuses this semester.

Students and parents can attend any of the following workshops:

Cape May County Campus—341 Court House-South Dennis Road, Cape May Court House

  • Tuesday, Oct. 18, 5:30 p.m.—Room 118

Mays Landing Campus—5100 Black Horse Pike

  • Thursday, Oct. 20, 5:30 p.m.—Room M129 (Academy of Culinary Arts Building)

Atlantic City Campus—1535 Bacharach Blvd.

  • Wednesday, Nov. 9, 5:30 p.m.—Room 204

These free workshops will cover the following topics: understanding the components of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and recent changes; types of financial aid available; scholarship opportunities and important deadlines and documents.

Registration is strongly encouraged and can be made by calling Carol Fraone at 609-343-5009 or cfraone@atlantic.edu.

Financial Aid Information Session June 21 at College’s Atlantic City Campus

Atlantic Cape Community College is offering a free financial aid information session at 5:30 p.m., Tuesday, June 21, at Atlantic Cape Community College’s Charles D. Worthington Atlantic City Campus, 1535 Bacharach Blvd., Room 297.

This free workshop is designed to educate students and their parents about the various forms of financial aid available, how to apply and important deadlines and documents.

For more information and to RSVP, contact Carol Fraone at (609) 343-5009 or cfraone@atlantic.edu.

College to Host Financial Aid Nights April 12 & 19

Please be aware and share the following information to interested students:
The Financial Aid and Admissions offices will host Financial Aid Nights for current and prospective students and their families to attend an informative evening discussing financing their post-secondary education at Atlantic Cape.
Information Sessions are:
Tuesday, April 12, at 5:30 p.m. in M-129 on the Mays Landing Campus
Tuesday, April 19, at 5:30 p.m., in Room 214 at the Cape May County Campus
Topics will include:
-Understanding the components of the FAFSA
-Types of financial aid available
-Scholarship opportunities
-Important deadlines and documents
Registration is encouraged. Contact Carol Fraone at 609-343-5009 or cfraone@atlantic.edu.

Free Help Available to Complete Federal Financial Aid Forms

Atlantic Cape Community College is offering free financial aid application assistance at its three campuses this semester. Financial aid professionals can help you navigate the federal financial aid process and complete your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

Students and parents can attend any of the following workshops:

Cape May County Campus—341 Court House-South Dennis Road, Cape May Court House

  • Wednesday, Feb. 4, 6:30 p.m.—Room 105

Atlantic City Campus—1535 Bacharach Blvd.

  • Wednesday, Feb. 25, 6:30 p.m.—Room 132

Mays Landing Campus—5100 Black Horse Pike

  • Wednesday, April 22, 6:30 p.m.—Room B136

This free workshop is designed to assist students in beginning and completing their FAFSA. All federal grants, loans and federal work study program funds are awarded based on the information provided on the FAFSA. This application is free and every student should complete this application, regardless of a student’s family’s financial status.

Students wishing to attend college in summer 2015 should bring their 2013 tax return. Students planning to attend college beginning in fall 2015 should bring their 2014 tax return. Students who are under age 24 also need to bring their parent’s tax return. Additional documents necessary to complete the form are the student’s Social Security card and parents’ Social Security cards, if the student is under age 24.

For more information, contact Allison Monroe, financial aid specialist, at amonroe@atlantic.edu or (609) 343-5082, ext. 5279.