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 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.