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Financial Aid

Contact
Phone: 
(312) 553-6041
Fax: 
(312) 553-6050
30 East Lake Street
Room 202
Chicago, IL 60601
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Hours
Office Hours:

Monday - Wednesday
· 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Thursday
· 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Friday
· 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Saturday - CLOSED
No

Financial Aid

Welcome
​​At Harold Washington College, the Financial Aid Office works closely with students and families to provide financial assistance in the form of grants, loans and work-study from federal and state resources. The Financial Aid Office is your guide and resource to help you make college affordable.

The first step is yours! Applying early for financial assistance is the key to unlocking the resources you may need, as some aid operates on a first come, first served basis.                          

 
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Faculty and Staff
​​​​
Name​ ​Title ​Phone Number ​Email Address
​Norberto Valentin Director ​(312) 553-6041 nvalentin1@ccc.edu
​Tenika Burns Assistant Director ​(312) 553-3161​ tburns33@ccc.edu
Tasha Ford Financial Aid Advisor II /
Work Study Coordinator
(312) 553-6042 tpeterson@ccc.edu
​Eliezer Hernandez Financial Aid Advisor II (N-R) (312) 553-6049 ​ehernandez@ccc.edu
Alma Gaona Financial Aid Advisor I​ /
VA School Certifying Official
(312) 553-6052 agaona@ccc.edu
Daniel Gonzalez Financial Aid Advisor I (A-C) (312) 553-3169 dgonzalez292@ccc.edu

Financial Aid Advisor I​ (D-H) ​(312) 553-6041 hwc-finaid@ccc.edu
Maureen Camacho Financial Aid Advisor I​ (I-M) (312) 553-6045 mcamacho@ccc.edu
​Patricia Beccera Financial Aid Advisor I (S-Z)
​​​(312) 553-6018 pbecerra5@ccc.edu  
Yvonne Gaddy​ Clerical Assistant II (312) 553-6043​ ygaddy@ccc.edu
 
FAFSA Completion Assistance
Complete your FAFSA with staff assistance from the Office of Financial Aid at Harold Washington College.

The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), available at www.fafsa.gov, is used to apply for federal, state, and college-based financial aid.  You should complete your FAFSA as soon as possible after October 1st (for the following school year) in order to maximize your award eligibility. 

Click here for more information on the steps needed to complete the FAFSA on your own.

FAFSA Completion Assistance


Assistance by Harold Washington College financial aid staff is available during normal business hours.  Please read our CCC FAFSA Guide for more information on what you will need to bring.

No appointment necessary.  All walk-ins are welcome!


 
Apply for the Harold Washington Academic Achievement Scholarship today!

Harold Washington Academic Achievement Scholarship
                  

DEADLINE DATES FOR APPLYING                 
Fall Semester - July 31                 

Spring Semester - November 15
                 

The scholarship will cover tuition, lab fees, and registration fee for the Fall and Spring semester of the academic year for up to twelve (12) hours per term. All other fees and/or charges will be the responsibility of the student, including any tuition for course work for which the student withdrew or was administratively withdrawn.                 

For more information visit the Harold Washington Academic Achievement Scholarship page.