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Welcome to Imperial Valley College!

Where we foster excellence in education that challenges students of every background to develop their intellect, character, and abilities; to assist students in achieving their educational and career goals; and to be responsive to the greater community.

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Paying for College

Get the financial aid you need to invest in your future. IVC offers a full array of financial aid programs -- grants, work study, scholarships, and fee waivers – that are available to both full and part-time students who are seeking a degree or certificate.

Applying for Financial Aid


2024-25 FAFSA and CADAA (Dream Act App) are available!
(for attendance beginning August 2024) DELAYS IN PROCESSING EXPECTED

 Click here for tips on completing the new FAFSA

We’ve developed a step-by-step guide to apply for financial aid. We use the results of the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) or the California Dream Act Application to determine eligibility.

Step 1: Complete the FAFSA orDream Act Application Step 2: Complete/Review Financial Aid Requirements Step 3: Be Patient and Check WebSTAR for Financial Aid Status

Student Forms

Financial Aid Office Location

Building 1700 ( Campus Map )
Office Hours:
Monday-Friday 8:00am-5:00pm
Financial Aid Lab hours:
Monday-Friday 9:00am-5:00pm
Zoom Virtual Lab hours:
Monday-Friday 2:00pm-4:00pm
You can check your financial aid status online through WebSTAR.
For more information please contact us at 760-355-6266 or Please include your Student ID Number in the email.