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2017/2018 CalGrant- New Award Claiming Process Click here for Requirements

The Spring 2017 Textbook Assistance Application period has closed. The funds have been exhausted. Applications will be accepted again in Fall 2017 


US Citizens and Eligible Non-Citizens:

APPLY for Financial Aid by completing the FAFSA 

Attending classes in Fall 2016, Spring 2017, and/or Summer 2017? Complete the 2016/2017 FAFSA

Attending classes in Fall 2017, Spring 2018, and/or Summer 2018?  Complete the 2017/2018 FAFSA

For more information, go to: Applying Step by Step  

Students who are not US Citizens or Eligible Non-Citizens should complete the California Dream Act Application to apply for Financial Aid- see link on the left for additional information

If you need to submit a tax transcript or W2(s) for financial aid verification purposes- you may request and view/download your transcript and/or W2(s) directly from the IRS.  Click here for information and access to the IRS Get Transcript ONLINE tool.

 New to Financial Aid? Click here for the next Workshop!


 FATV2  Get Financial Aid questions answered 24/7!


Document Submission
Completed forms and documents may be submitted to our Office:
(Please include your full name and Palomar ID number on all pages)

  • In person or by U. S. mail to either the San Marcos campus or Escondido Center;
  • Emailed as a PDF attachment from the student’s Palomar Email account to ,
    (exception–Student Loan Applications cannot be accepted through email);
  • We will not accept documents by fax.

All applications for financial assistance programs; grants, work compensations, student loans, special funds, etc. will be considered by Palomar Community College District without regard to race, color, national origin, gender or disability.

Last modified on March 13, 2017