Your financial situation should never stand in the way of a quality education.

Whether you need help filling out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) Form or have questions about when your aid will apply to your account, we're here to help. The Brazosport College Office of Financial Aid has one mission: to support your success by providing financial resources to help you reach your goals.

$2.9M+

FEDERAL/STATE GRANTS AWARDED

In the 2018-2019 school year, we awarded more than $2.9 million in grants. This helps fund your education without the worry of repayment.

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96%

GRADUATE WITHOUT DEBT

We're proud to say that 96% of our students are able to complete their goals without incurring debt at Brazosport College.

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$750K+

IN SCHOLARSHIPS AWARDED

Did you know that some scholarships are merit based? This means they consider factors such as academics and special interests, not just income.

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 Types of Aid

Financial aid can come from federal, state, school, and private sources to help you pay for your education. Understanding the different types of financial aid can be overwhelming. We're here to help you learn what could work best for you, what you can expect from certain types of aid and the process of applying for it.

Are you a dual credit student? Check out our financial aid dual credit page to learn more about applying for financial aid.

Grants

Grants are funds that typically do not require repayment. They are offered based on financial need as determined by the results of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

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Scholarships

Scholarships are gifts meaning they don't need to be repaid and many are not based on income. They can be offered by individuals, companies, nonprofits, communities, religious groups, professional and social organizations, and more.

Learn more about Scholarships

Benefits for Veterans

We're committed to supporting our students who are veterans and their families. With a host of different benefit options and a dedicated Veteran Services Counselor, we're here to help you meet your educational goals.

Hazlewood Act and GI Educational Benefit Information

Loans

A loan is money you borrow and must pay back with interest. There are three types of loans you may be offered: Direct Subsidized Loans, Direct Unsubsidized Loans, and Direct PLUS Loans.

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 Apply for Aid

You can apply for aid in a few simple steps.

We encourage you to submit your applications by the priority deadlines listed in the table. Late applications are accepted, but on-time applicants have a better chance at grants and scholarships. Remember that you must apply every year, regardless of whether you're a new or continuing student.

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SemesterPriority Deadline
FallJune 1
Fall IISeptember 1
SpringNovember 1
Spring IIFebruary 1
Summer (All Summer Semesters)April 1

STEP ONE

Apply for Aid

Begin by filling out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) form. Next, you'll need to create an account on Award Spring and complete the Scholarship Application.

BC School Code: 007287

STEP TWO

Submit Documents

Complete a Student Information Form and accept the Satisfactory Academic Progress Policy on your myBC account.

Additional forms may be required. Be sure to check your myBC account and your BC Email regularly for updates.

STEP THREE

Review your Status

Check your myBC account for information regarding your award status. If awarded, your financial aid will be applied directly to your myBC account balance.

Remember that you are responsible for any remaining balance.

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 Helpful Resources and Policies

Need Help with Financial Aid?

We understand the financial aid process can be difficult. Whether you need help filling out the FAFSA or you're just trying to figure out what a 1098T from is and where to find it, we are here to get you the answers you need.

Check out our Frequently Asked Questions

Stay Eligible for Financial Aid

The offering and disbursement of financial aid is contingent on you maintaining eligibility to receive financial aid funds. Maintaining eligibility includes demonstrating academic progress, meeting enrollment criteria, and much more.

Learn more about Maintaining Eligibility

Commonly Requested Forms

There are forms you may be asked to complete after you have submitted your FAFSA. It's important that you are checking your myBC account and your official Brazosport College Email regularly for updates.

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How can we help?

We're here to make your experience at Brazosport College a great one. Whether it’s in-person, online or just checking out our FAQ page, we are here to help and can be reached in whatever way is most convenient for you.

Financial Aid FAQs

Daniel Yarritu, Director of Financial Aid

Daniel Yarritu
Director of Financial Aid
Daniel.Yarritu@brazosport.edu
979-230-3441

Tracee Watts, Vice President, College Advancement

Tracee Watts
Vice President, College Advancement
Tracee.Watts@brazosport.edu
979-230-3163

Hours
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday: 8 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Wednesday: 10 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Email: finaid@brazosport.edu

Phone: 979-230-3377

Fax: 979-230-3543

Address
BC Central E-100 (To the right of Main Lobby)
500 College Drive
Lake Jackson, TX. 77566

Financial Aid Staff