A first time, degree-seeking, college student?
Enrolled at GCC in at least 12 units your first semester?
A California resident?
If you answered “yes” to all of these questions, and have submitted your FAFSA and/or CADA Application, congratulations, your first two years at GCC may be free!*
DEADLINE to apply for FAFSA/CADA Application
for 2019-2020 school year is JUNE 30, 2020.
Summer Session 2020 falls under 2019-2020 Application
IF YOU WERE A FIRST TIME, FULL TIME STUDENT IN FALL 2019 AND/OR SPRING 2020, YOU NEED TO APPLY FOR 2019-2020 FAFSA/CADA Application.
DEADLINE IS June 30, 2020.
Students seeking to access the GCCPromise must first apply to GCC as a degree-seeking student, enroll in at least 12 units for fall semester and intend to enroll in at least 12 units for spring semester, successfully complete their FAFSA or CA Dream Act Application (CADAA) application and maintain good academic standing by finishing all of their courses with at least a 2.0 grade point average. Funds are limited, and are awarded on a first come, first served basis.