DCC’s financial aid priority deadline is March 1
Step 1: Complete Federal tax return(s).
Step 2: Get your FSA ID (user name and password). enabling you to “sign” your online FAFSA. Go to www.FAFSA.gov and request your FSA ID. If you are a dependent, at least one parent must get their FSA ID (user name and password).
Step 3: Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) as soon after January 1st as possible, and before the priority deadline of March 1st if possible. Apply online at www.fafsa.gov,listing DCC’s Federal Title IV school code (002529) so we receive the results.
Step 4: Review your Student Aid Report (SAR) 2 to 3 days after you submit your online FAFSA. If necessary, make changes or corrections at www.fafsa.gov.
Step 5: Respond to requests for additional information from DCC’s Financial Aid Office.
Step 6: Receive a postcard notification of the availability of your award offer from DCC. Log into your DCC ‘MyInfo’ account to accept or decline individual funds. Contact the DCC Financial Aid Office at 406-377-9410 or 800-821-8320 ext. 9410, if you have any questions about the aid you have been offered.