Financial Aid

CYBERSECURITY NOTICE: The Virginia Community College System is Monitoring Two Vendor Cyberattacks.

August 18, 2023 – 9:00 a.m.

National Student Clearinghouse Confirms Student Personal Identification Information Was Not Compromised in Cybersecurity Incident

The National Student Clearinghouse (NSC) notified the Virginia Community College System (VCCS) that no student personal identification information has been compromised in the nationwide cybersecurity incident. The (VCCS) has been working closely with the NSC regarding the nationwide cyberattack involving a third-party file transfer software tool called MOVEit Transfer. To learn more from NSC visit the National Student Clearinghouse website.

Read more about the cyberattack here: July 28, 2023 Cyberattack Posting


The Financial Aid application process must be completed each academic year whether you utilize all of your awarded aid or not.

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NOTE: The Student Aid Program is designed to help students meet costs related to course work at SVCC from a variety of federal, state, and local sources. Financial assistance is available for those who apply and meet the government-based guidelines. 


Students can begin completing the FAFSA form for 2023-2024 aid year using their 2021 income taxes beginning OCTOBER 1, 2022.  

Federal Benefit Programs Available!


2023-2024 Verification can now be completed online! Click Here for instructions on how to access your Student Services Center.

2023-2024 Federal Work-Study Current Job Openings:

FWS Job Openings for Fall 2023

2023-2024 Federal Work-Study Application:

2023-2024 FWS Application - PDF

Finish the FAFSA in 5 Steps



La FAFSA En Cinco Pasos

(Finish the FAFSA in 5 Steps, Spanish Version)