Attending college can be a dream come true. MVC will work with you to keep your college experience affordable. Discover resources that can help with college costs, and learn how to apply — and stay eligible  — for financial aid.

MLK Scholarship Deadline EXTENDED

The deadline for MVC students to participate in the annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Scholarship has been EXTENDED to Monday, December 12 at 6 am. Submit your written or visual response to this year's prompt for a chance to win a cash scholarship.

Let us help invest in your future

Financial Aid is designed to be used as a supplemental income for your educational expenses. It may not cover all your expenses, but it can certainly help. You probably qualify, so complete as many free applications as you can, as soon as you can, as some aid is first-come, first-served. And if you need help at any step in the process, we’re here.

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Apply for RCCD Foundation scholarships

The RCCD Foundation scholarship application is open for 2023-24 through January 13! Over 250 scholarships can be applied to with one application.

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Know Your Options

Financial aid comes in numerous forms. Learn more about each type and how to apply.
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Review our FAFSA and Cal Grant guide
Many Moreno Valley College students benefit from financial aid. Even if you don’t think you’ll qualify, complete your FAFSA and Cal Grant application. Our school code is 041735.
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One-time awards that help meet education expenses
Paying for college shouldn't be difficult. Discover the scholarship options available to you to make affording your degree or certificate easier.
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Understand how your immigration status affects your aid
Are you an international student or a noncitizen? Discover the financial aid options available to you through the California Dream Act and AB540 law.

Workshops

DEC
5

Scholarship Workshop

01:00 PM - 02:00 PM
Moreno Valley College (MVC)
DEC
6

Financial Aid Office Hours at BCTC

12:00 PM - 02:00 PM
Ben Clark Training Center (BCTC)
DEC
7

Financial Aid Office Hours at BCTC

12:00 PM - 02:00 PM
Ben Clark Training Center (BCTC)
Financial Aid Newsletter
 

Latest Financial Aid News

Student Financial Services provides students with a seasonal newsletter that covers changes to financial aid, student employment opportunities, scholarship updates, financial advice and more. Check out the latest newsletter today!

Read the Financial Aid Newsletter (pdf)

Understand the Total Cost

Tuition is only part of the story. Books, rent, food, cellphone, utilities all play a part in your college expenses, plus many other things you may not have thought about. To get an idea of what you’ll need to comfortably attend school, simply answer a few questions using our Net Price Calculator.

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Work while attending school

Your financial aid award may include the chance to earn while you learn through awards like Federal Work Study. Beyond that, numerous job opportunities exist in the Moreno Valley Community.
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Discover student employment opportunities that allow you to work on campus with a flexible schedule.
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Use MVC’s Jobspeaker job board to find out who is hiring MVC talent in the surrounding community.

We Promise Free Tuition if You Promise to Succeed

The MVC Promise Initiative is part of a state and nationwide effort to provide affordable education. First-time college eligible students who hold to their “promise” receive free no-fee tuition, support for textbooks, priority registration, access to educational and faculty advisors, activities and a dedicated community. Certain restrictions apply.

Learn More About the MVC Promise

Contact Us

Whether you drop by our office or get help online through Student Services Live, Student Financial Services (SFS) is here to assist you with your financial needs.

Hours: 
Monday and Thursday: 8 am - 4 pm
Tuesday and Wednesday: 8 am - 6 pm
Friday: 8 am - Noon

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