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.
2013-2014 Income Standards
2) Your family's 2012 total income did not exceed:
2012-2013 Income Standards
Your family's 2011 total income did not exceed:
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.