ANNOUNCEMENT: Most spring 2021 classes will once again be offered online/remotely. Learn more about the spring 2021 semester.

Welcome to Financial Aid

Important Notice:

Our Financial Aid staff is currently working remotely and we are available to assist students virtually. Please email us, call us, schedule a Navigate appointment or join us via Zoom using the information below.

A representative from each department, including Financial Aid, will have Zoom “walk-in” hours available Wednesdays from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m., and Thursdays 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Please use the links below to meet with us virtually during these times.

Wednesdays from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.  Join Us Here

Thursdays from 2:00 p.m. to  4:00 p.m.  Join Us Here

Phone Number: 303-360-4709

Fax Number: 303-361-7401



Disbursement of Financial Aid: First disbursement of the Spring 2021 semester occurred Monday, February 8th. On this day, Financial Aid awards were released and applied towards student account balances. If there is enough accepted aid to pay the balance in full, any excess financial aid will generate a refund.

Refunds: Refunds are processed by the Cashier’s Office, and are generated after a student’s account balance has been paid in full, if there is excess funding still available. Student’s should anticipate receiving their refunds the following week after disbursement. Please contact the Cashier’s Office for any refund inquiries: 303-360-4827 or


Coronavirus Information for Students, Borrowers, and Parents:


Important Notice: 2021-2022 FAFSA Application is Available October 1, 2020

Interested in Financial Aid for the Fall 2021 and Spring 2022 academic year? The 2021-2022 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is available on October 1, 2020.

Need help paying for college?

The CCA Financial Aid Office is dedicated to providing support to students and their families in meeting the costs of a college education. The Community College of Aurora participates in a wide variety of federal, state, and private financial aid programs, including Federal Pell Grants, student loans, and work study.

To qualify for most types of aid at Community College of Aurora, complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)CCA Federal School Code: 016058

CCA's priority deadlines to process new FAFSAs (financial aid applications):

Fall Semester: May 1st 
Spring Semester: November 1st
Summer Semester: April 1st

How to Use This Website

This website will provide much of the information you will need about financial aid, such as the types of aid, eligibility requirements, financial aid forms, and deadlines for applications and payments.

Click on the Quicklinks menu at the left of this page. Be sure to check out our Frequently Asked Questions and the



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