A first time, degree-seeking, college student?
Enrolled at GCC in at least 12 units for fall semester?
A California resident?
If you answered “yes” to all of these questions, congratulations, your first year at GCC is free!*
You can also visit us during the GCC Financial Aid Resource Hours.
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 winter/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.