Financial Aid

Getting financial aid may seem like a confusing process, but it doesn't have to be. TVCC is ready and willing to help you out and simplify the process.

Everything you need can be found here to get you started and keep you on track. If you have questions, check our FAQ page or contact us so we can help you directly.

Take the first step in getting your financial aid. Follow the links to learn more.

Once you are ready, start your application for financial aid now.

Our school code is: 003221

For your convenience we have created a new Financial Aid Checklist to help you through the process.

 Steps in the Financial Aid Process at TVCC

  1. Complete your FAFSA application at

  2. Make sure you have applied for admission to TVCC

  3. Check your email and regular mail for communication from TVCC - you will receive 1 paper letter from us with directions on how to use your online system to complete your financial aid application here at TVCC.

  4. At TVCC you will find all your needed documents, directions, award letter, etc using our online system at  It is critical that you go to this website, read all of it and become familiar with the resources there.

  5. Once you have received the letter from us you can log into our system at netpartner.tvcc.ccmake sure to follow the instructions on the webpage - you must use your social security number where it asks for student id, you must create a PIN for this site (it is not your FAFSA PIN), if you click on the link as a "first time user" and you get an error code you need to go back and click the "forgot my PIN" link.

  6. Once your file has been processed we will send you an email that states you need to go online and accept your awards.  You must do this at

  7. If you are using student loans you must complete your entrance counseling and master promissory note at


In order to receive student loans you must be registered for at least 6 credits.

Your Pell Grant amount will adjust depending on the number of credits you take.

Work study documents only need to be completed if you get hired at the work study job fair held during the first week of Fall classes.

For an estimate of college costs and financial aid assistance available please use our Net Price Calculator.

For help with completing your FAFSA, click on the image below:

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