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    Moorpark, Oxnard and Ventura Colleges host Cash for College financial aid workshops for students and parents, Oct. 14


    The Financial Aid Offices at Moorpark, Oxnard and Ventura Colleges will each host workshops to help students and parents complete the 2018/2019 FAFSA and the California Dream Act applications.  Workshops will be held simultaneously on each prospective college campus Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017, 9am to 2pm.  Moorpark College (7075 Campus Road, Moorpark, CA); Oxnard College (4000 South Rose Avenue, Oxnard, CA); and Ventura College (4667 Telegraph Road, Ventura, CA) will have financial aid advisors available to assist applicants in applying for money for college.  Financial Aid Workshops are also planned at the Ventura College Santa Paula campus (957 Faulkner Road, 106, Santa Paula, CA), Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017, 9am to 12pm.  The events are free and open to the public. 

    Financial aid is one of several ways that students may afford college.  It is important to apply early to determine your eligibility and receive the maximum amount allowable.  High school students, current VCCCD students and their parents should plan to attend one of the Cash for College financial aid workshops at Moorpark, Oxnard or Ventura College.  “Working in collaboration, financial aid specialists from each college are looking forward to helping students achieve their educational goals,” stated Ventura College Financial Aid Officer Alma Rodriguez.  “Students and parents may attend workshops at any of the three colleges and apply for available funds regardless of which school they plan to attend,” said Rodriguez. 

    Moorpark, Oxnard and Ventura College offer more than two hundred degree and certificate programs and have Transfer Guarantee Agreements with the California State Universities (CSU), the Universities of California (UC) and other private/non-profit institutions.  In 2016, the colleges awarded more than 7,000 Associate Degrees and Certificates to students who completed various programs of study.

    Students and parents who attend the financial aid workshops should bring the following documents and be prepared to complete their application(s):

    • Student/Parent Tax information for 2016
    • Social Security Numbers (if any) for Student/Parents
    • Other income information for Student/Parents

    ON THE DAY: Check in at these locations

    • Moorpark College – Fountain Hall Atrium
    • Oxnard College – Welcome Center
    • Ventura College – Learning Resource Center

    Everyone is welcome.  Pre-registration is encouraged.  For more information, please visit or contact the Financial Aid Office at Moorpark College 805.378.1462; Oxnard College 805.986.5828; or Ventura College 805.289.6369.


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