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Apply Online for Financial Aid

  2024/2025 Changes 

Steps to Complete:

Step 1: Create an FSA ID and submit your FAFSA using HCC’s Federal code 007870.

  Step 2: Complete your FAFSA as soon as possible for the 2024-2025 academic year. 

Step 3: Once we receive your FAFSA, check the status of your Financial Aid in MyHCC Self-Service.

Step 4: Once we receive your FAFSA, you may create your Mobile Financial Aid account and complete your documents electronically.

Step 5: Consult the Financial Aid Checklist to verify you have completed all the required steps.

Complete the 2024-2025 FAFSA

FAFSA Needed:
Semesters Attending HCC:
FAFSA Available Beginning:
Use Federal Tax Data From:
FAFSA Filing Deadline:


Fall 2024, Spring 2025, Summer 2025

December 2023

(Exact date TBD by the Dept. of Education)


June 30, 2025

The FUTURE Act of 2019 requires all FAFSA filers to provide consent to retrieve and disclose Federal Tax Information (FTI) from the IRS using the Direct Data Exchange (DDX) to be eligible for federal student aid.

NOTE: If you are attending HCC in the summer of 2024, you must complete the 2023-2024 FAFSA application in addition to the 2024-2025 FAFSA application.

Additional Resources

Rights and Responsibilities

Know your Rights and Responsibilities as a recipient of financial aid 

Important Financial Aid Dates

Please be informed regarding Important Financial Aid Dates.