Welcome to San Diego Miramar College's Financial Aid Web Pages!
The goal of the Financial Aid Office is to assist with financial concerns so that you might obtain maximum benefit from the educational opportunities available. The Financial Aid Office at each college recognizes that your situation is unique and your application is carefully analyzed with complete confidentiality regarding your personal financial information.
Beginning academic year 2017-2018, San Diego Miramar College, Financial Aid & Scholarship Services Office will no longer be participating in the Concurrent Enrollment Agreement with secondary institutions outside of San Diego Community College District (SDCCD).
To ensure you receive your maximum eligibility of your federal financial aid, please make sure your “Campus of Record” is at San Diego Miramar College. Your combined units can be at SDCCD (San Diego City College, Mesa College, and Miramar College) with at least one class at your primary campus, San Diego Miramar College.
This change will ensure timely processing and delivery of your financial aid awards and disbursements.
FEDERAL STUDENT AID (FSA) ID REPLACES FSA PIN
Students must create a FSA ID (Username and Password) which must be used to log in to certain U.S. Department of Education websites. Your FSA ID confirms your identity when you access your financial aid information.
Satisfactory Academic Progress
A student's eligibility for financial aid in the 2016-2017 academic year and later will be determined using these Standards. The Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP)
The POLICY FOR STANDARDS OF SATISFACTORY ACADEMIC PROGRESS FOR FINANCIAL AID RECIPIENTS became effective with the Summer 2016 semester and supersedes all previous standards.
Please note, the Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) policy has changed. The SAP standards have been strengthened and the appeal process and the reinstatement process are now enforced more rigorously.
Online Classes And Out-Of-State Students
If your legal or mailing address is located in another state and you are enrolled in all online (web) classes, you will not be eligible for federal financial aid. If you feel your status is incorrect, you must come into the Financial Aid Office and provide appropriate documentation to show you reside in California.
New Federal regulations require educational institutions to provide students with Gainful Employment information for specific certificate programs offered at our college. Visit Gainful Employment to view the information for each program offered at San Diego Miramar College.
Net Price Calculator
Using institutional data and data you enter, the Net Price Calculator will calculate the average net price of attendance at San Diego Miramar College. Please keep in mind, the final value is not an actual offer of financial aid or the actual cost you will pay. These are only estimates based on the previous attendance of students.
To use the Net Price Calculator, go to https://webprod.cccco.edu/npc/073/npcalc.htm.
Cal Grant Qualifying Institution Disclosure
Per California Assembly Bill (AB) 2086, the following information is made available to provide access to California license examination passage rates for graduates of Miramar College programs that require California licensure. Data will continue to be updated as California licensing and/or regulatory agencies make the data electronically available.
Federal regulations require all campuses to provide specified information to prospective and current students, staff and the general public. List below are those items that must be available for review per federal regulation.
Drug & Alcohol Abuse
Requires colleges and universities to provide information to its students regarding drug and alcohol abuse and prevention.http://www.sdccd.edu/daapp/
College Navigator - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)
The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) is the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education. NCES fulfills a Congressional mandate to collect, collate, analyze, and report complete statistics on the condition of American education; conduct and publish reports; and review and report on education activities internationally.
Verification is the process by which the Student Assistance Technician compares the information on the financial aid application with the documents provided by the student to verify the accuracy of the application information.
Determination of your financial need is based on information you provide on your FAFSA application. A student budget is an estimate of how much it will cost you to attend college and support yourself during the period of attendance.
Listed below are the student budgets for the 2017–18 school year. Your actual costs may differ from our standard budgets.
Fees are subject to change at any time based on decisions by the State Legislature.
All Officers, employees, and agents of the institution are expected to always maintain exemplary standards of professional conduct in all aspects of carrying out his or her responsibilities, specifically including all dealings with any entities involved in any matter in student financial aid. As required by the Higher Education Opportunity Act (HEOA) an institution participating in a Title IV loan program must develop, publish, administer, and enforce the code of conduct.
The Code of Conduct applies to the officers, employees, and agents of Miramar College.
Satifactory Academic Progress
A student's eligibility for financial aid in the 2017-2018 academic year and later will be determined using these Standards.
The POLICY FOR STANDARDS OF SATISFACTORY ACADEMIC PROGRSS FOR FINANCIAL AID RECIPIENTS became effective with the Summer 2016 semester and supersedes all previous standards.
Please be aware, the Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) policy has changed. The SAP standards have been strenthened and the appeal process and the reinstatement process are now enforced more rigorously.
FINANCIAL AID TERMS OF AGREEMENT
You are required to accept and follow the Terms of Agreement to be eligible for and/or to maintain eligibility for any of the aid programs in which San Diego City, San Diego Mesa and San Diego Miramar College participate.
Upon acceptance of financial aid from my selected campus of record, I certify and acknowledge awareness, that:
Return of Title IV Funds (R2T4)
Federal law requires that if you received a federal grant and/or loan and you drop or withdraw from ALL of your classes prior to the 60% point of the semester or if you fail to begin a late start class you may have to repay the Title IV funds. Note: The earlier that you drop or withdraw, the more money you may have to pay back.