On Saturday, March 1, Daytona State College will host the only local CGS event, from noon to 4 p.m. on the Daytona Beach and DeLand campuses. Financial Aid specialists will help college-bound students and their families complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA); students will receive step-by-step instructions for completing and submitting their FAFSA. The FAFSA helps students access billions in federal funds available for higher education. In addition, information about other financial aid resources such as state government, grants, scholarships and loans will be available. All are welcome to stop by the Daytona Beach campus, Baker Academic Support Center/computer lab, Bldg 500 room 124, at 1200 W. International Speedway Blvd., or the DeLand campus, Business Hall, room 115, at 1155 County Road 4139, on Saturday, March 1st, from noon to 4 p.m.
Supporters of the CGS!Florida program include: Florida Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (FASFAA), State of Florida Office of Student Financial Assistance (OSFA/FLDOE), and USA Funds.
Daytona State College's Federal School Code is 001475.
Your decision to attend college is an important one. It is an investment in your future, and involves a considerable commitment of time and money. Daytona State College provides a wide variety of quality educational programs at reasonable costs.
Financial aid is available to help eligible students meet educational expenses. This aid is provided through the federal government, state government, or through private sources and may consist of grants, scholarships, loans, or work.
Applying for financial aid is not as complicated as you might think. The important thing to remember is to take it one step at a time and plan in advance. The process consists of completing the appropriate applications and submitting requested documentation to the Financial Aid office. To apply for financial aid, you first need to complete the Free Applicationfor Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at www.fafsa.gov. Once you have completed the FAFSA, you can check the status of outstanding and received paperwork through Financial Aid Document Tracking on FalconNet.
Financial aid specialists and counselors are available to assist students Monday through Friday (see office hours below).
The college is closed on the following days and the Financial Aid Office will not be available:
September 2, 2013 - Labor Day
November 28-29, 2013 - Thanksgiving
December 13, 2013 at 5:00 p.m.-January 2, 2014 at 8:00 a.m.- Holiday Break
January 20, 2014 - Martin Luther King Day
March 10, 2014 at 5:00 p.m.-March 14, 2014 at 8:00 a.m. - Spring Break
May 26, 2014 - Memorial Day
July 4, 2014 - Independence Day
In addition, the college will close at 5 p.m. prior to all federal holidays that are observed by the college, such as the Wednesday before Thanksgiving and the day before Independence Day (if a weekday).
PLEASE NOTE EXTENDED HOURS BELOW - EFFECTIVE JANUARY 2-JANUARY 17, 2014
Daytona Beach Campus
Daytona Beach Campus