Board of Governors' Fee Waiver (BOGW)
The California Community Colleges Board of Governors' Fee Waiver is a state funded program available to residents of California and Students with AB 540 status attending a community college. Students are eligible for a waiver of the College's enrollment and health fees.
You qualify if:
1) You or your parent receives Social Security Income (SSI), General Assistance (GA) or Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF). Note that Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) does not qualify.
2) Your family's 2012 total income did not exceed:
2015-2016 Income Standards
2014-2015 Income Standards
Complete the Board of Governors Fee Waiver available at the Financial Aid Office, attach documentation of income, and submit a copy of your current month's payment to the Financial Aid Office.
3) If you do not qualify for a Fee Waiver based on the criteria listed above, you may file a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FASFA). This application is also used to apply for federal and state grants, loans and work-study employment.