Cost of Attendance 2023-2024

On-Campus Financial Aid Services is NOW available!     

“Speak live to a Financial Aid Staff”

Merritt College Financial Aid Office will have Financial Aid Staff available via zoom on the following dates and times.

Virtual Hours: Monday – Thursday: 8:30 am – 4:00 pm

Virtual Hours Friday: 8:30 am – 12:00 pm

In-person Hours: Monday – Thursday: 8:30 am – 4:00 pm 

In-person Hours Friday: 8:30 am – 12:00 pm

All Virtual Financial Aid Office Hours can be accessed by clicking button below
Click here to join Zoom

Welcome to the Financial Aid Office

The Financial Aid Office makes every effort to assist students who are enrolled and are eligible for financial assistance. We want to make sure you understand all the financial aid options available to you and the steps to become successful. Thank you for considering Merritt College for your educational goals!

Need Help Completing Your Financial Aid Application?

FAFSA Application


FSA ID Assistance



Offers Live Chat

Operating Hours

M-F: 8 AM- 11 PM (Eastern Time)

Sat-Sun: 11 AM- 5 PM (Eastern Time)

CA Dream Application



Operating Hours

M-F: 8 am- 4:45 PM

If you have additional FAFSA or DREAM Act Questions or need additional assistance, you can schedule a zoom or phone meeting with your Financial Aid Specialist.

Check your Financial Aid on your Peralta Passport Account

Click to access Check-your-Financial-Aid-on-your-Peralta-Passport-account.pdf

Voting Resources 

Please use the following for voting resources:

Click here for:

2022-2023 CCPG Grant Waiver Application (English)

Click here for:

2022-2023 CCPG Grant Waiver Method B Income Standards Application.