BOG Fee Waiver

The California Board of Governors has adopted the fee waiver (BOG Fee Waiver) for eligible students to assist with the enrollment fees ($46/unit). To receive this assistance, students must complete a Fee Waiver Application or must have applied for financial aid through the FAFSA or the California Dream Application, and be a California resident or eligible AB 540 student. Now you can use the Online BOG Fee Waiver Application.  You must re-apply each year starting with the summer.

You may also download a copy of the application:

2014-2015 BOG Fee Waiver Form

 


 

To qualify you must be a California resident or eligible AB 540 student and meet one of the following three criteria:

 

Methods of Qualification

Qualifying for the BOG Fee Waiver under Method A

Type A (documentation required)
You or your family are receiving public assistance from the Aid to Families with Dependent Children, or Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (AFDC/TANF/CalWORKs), or Supplemental Security Income (SSI), or have certification from the California Department of Veterans’ Affairs or the National Guard Adjutant General for a Dependent’s Fee Waiver, or are a Dependent of or a Recipient of the Congressional Medal of Honor, or a Dependent of a Victim of the September 11, 2001 Terrorist Attack. Supporting documentation must be provided for all.

Qualifying for the BOG Fee Waiver under Method B (2014-2015 Academic Year)

For the 2014-2015 School Year 
Number in Household
(including yourself)
Total Family Income 2013 Year
(adjusted gross income and/or untaxed income)
1$17,235
2$23,265
3$29,295
4$32,325
5$41,355
6$47,355
7$53,415
8$59,445
+$6,030 for each additional family member

Qualifying for the BOG Fee Waiver under Method C

Type C (must have filed a FAFSA application or a California Dream Act Application)
You have applied for financial aid and have been determined to have a unmet need by the Federal Government.  A Minimum Unmet Need of 1,104 is required. For more information please come to the Financial Aid Office.

Special Classifications of Enrollment Fee Waivers

You have certification from the California Department of Veterans Affairs or,

You have certification from the National Guard Adjutant General for a dependent’s fee waiver or,

You are a dependent of or a recipient of the Congressional Medal of Honor or,

You are a dependent of a victim of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attack or,

You are a dependent of a deceased law enforcement/fire suppression personnel killed in the line of duty

* Copies of supporting documentation is required