|Steps||Applying for Financial Aid|
Request a FSA ID by accessing studentaid.gov (top of page) to create your account.
Apply online at studentaid.gov as early as October 1.
|3.||Login to the MyHCC Portal 7 to 10 business days after submission of your FAFSA to check the status of your Financial Aid and determine what documents need to be submitted. Once logged in click 'Paying for College' and then select 'Financial Aid Self-Service.'|
Submit transcripts to Admissions & Registration Office.
|5.||Select Your Refund Preference on the BankMobile Disbursements website in order to receive your financial aid refund. Tuition and any book charges will be deducted from your financial aid award for the term after the drop/add period is over and if any funds remain, a refund will be disbursed to you based on your refund preference with BankMobile Disbursements, a technology solution, powered by BMTX, INC.|
|Steps||If you are interested in applying for a federal direct loan.|
After your Financial Aid file is complete and if you are eligible, loans will be offered to you through MyHCC. Please click 'Financial Aid Self-Service' to Accept or Reject financial aid.
Complete the Entrance Counseling and Master Promissory Note (MPN) online.
|3.||IF YOU ARE A FIRST TIME BORROWER, there is a 31 day wait from the start of classes before loan funds are disburse to the college. You can expect to receive your refund, if applicable, within 45 days after the start of class. This wait period applies only to the first term of attendance at HCC.|
Options to prevent classes from being purged for nonpayment:
- Apply on time: Be aware of Priority Deadline for Financial Aid.
- TIPS: Interest free monthly payment plan.