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College & Financial Aid Information

Options for Paying for College

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How to pay for college

Scholarships

Scholarships are available through a variety of sources. The college you plan to attend will have both merit and department scholarships available. Mrs. Shapiro compiles a list of USA, State and Local scholarships that can be found at the Scholarship List link below. OSAC (Office of Student Access and Completion) offers 450+ scholarships with one application. National search sites such as Fast Web, Scholly and Sally Mae give you the ability to search for thousands of scholarships.

FAFSA

Complete your FAFSA today! Bring you SS# to the College & Career Center and we can help you!

Step One: Parent/Guardian each create their own FSA ID: Create Account Here

Video: How to create an FSA ID

Step Two: Log in and fill out the FAFSA either as the parent/guardian or as the student:

Apply for Aid Here

Video: How to fill out the FAFSA

Video: How to fill out the FAFSA Mobile Application


Helpful links for filing the FAFSA:

Students who are not US Citizens may file the ORSAA which will allow them to receive State grants and scholarships. ORSAA Application.


Oregon Promise Grant

Students must file the FAFSA to apply, have a 2.5 GPA or above, have lived in Oregon for 12 months and enroll in an Oregon Community College. The Oregon Promise Grant supplements Federal aid and covers the balance of the average cost of a maximum of 12 credits of tuition a term and requires a $50 copay.

Oregon Promise


College Information

Applying to college and for financial aid and scholarships can feel daunting. We can help you navigate all of the information available assist you in making decisions. Links for college and career search listed below

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APPLICATIONS


ESSAYS


TRANSCRIPTS


  • Official transcripts for college applications/admissions must be requested through Parchment. This online transcript service is free of charge, but students must set up an account. Parchment Accounts
  • Transcripts for OSAC Scholarship or Oregon Promise applications must be uploaded through the College and Career Center. Both of these require that seventh semesters grades are posted before upload.
  • Request COCC Transcript
  • College credit received through other community colleges must be requested directly from that institution
  • AP Credit - must be requested through College Board
  • We have partnered with Parchment to deliver high school transcripts securely and confidentially to participating colleges, universities, trade schools and employers by electronic transmission, or to mail an official copy if an electronic copy is not accepted. All current and former students may request an unlimited number of copies at no charge. You can track the status of your request and receive notification when it is complete. You can also request a transcript for yourself.
    • Parents: Please require your student to create his/her own account. If you also create an account, it can conflict with their account and jeopardize the transmission of transcripts.
    • Current students: Use the registration code provided to you to set up a Parchment account. Please change the email address in the account to a personal email address as the school district email account is not available to you in the summer or after you graduate.
    • Former students: You must have a valid email address to create an account.

      Click the button below to get started:
      Marshall Parchment Link
      To request a transcript from Central Oregon Community College click the link below to get started:Link to Student Clearinghouse to Order Transcripts

STANDARDIZED TESTS



LETTERS OF RECOMMENDATION

  • Letters of recommendation from teachers, administrators and counselors must be requested in advance. Click here for the Information Sheet and Resume form to assist in the preparation of your letter.

Contact Us

College & Career Program Manager
Aspire Coordinator
ECMC Program Manager

Ms. Shapiro
(541) 355-3513

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