Federal, state and institutional grants for undergraduate students provide financial aid funding that does not need to be repaid.
These types of financial assistance are awarded based on the results of the Free Application For Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), your
financial aid budget, other awarded aid, and the SFCC financial aid packaging policy.
Spokane Falls Community College participates in the federal Pell Grant and Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant programs. Resident and nonresident students may qualify
for federal grants.
- Pell Grant – a federal grant program based on financial need. Currently the eligibility range is from $400 to $5,920 per academic year.
Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant – a federal grant program for the neediest students. Currently the eligibility range is from $900 to
$4,000 per academic year.
The State of Washington provides financial aid grant assistance to resident students.
State Need Grant – a state grant program based on need. Eligible students may receive an award up to the cost of tuition. In addition to tuition, students
may also receive funding to cover a portion of their "out of pocket" child care costs.
SFCC Institutional Grants & Waivers – A portion of SFCC tuition revenue is reserved for institutional grants and waivers.
- SFCC 3% Tuition Grant - a supplemental grant based on need. Currently the eligibility range is from $900 to $4,000 per academic year.
- SFCC 3 1/2% Tuition Waiver – a supplemental waiver that reduces the amount of tuition costs. Currently the eligibility range is $900 to $2,100.