Emergency Financial Assistance

Emergency Financial Assistance 

Antelope Valley College is offering emergency financial assistance to our low-income students to help support their educational goals. This emergency funding is provided to the college due to the financial impact our students have faced because of COVID-19. 

Please apply today by filling out this form and emailing it to financial_aid@avc.edu. The criteria for emergency financial assistance are below. Note that applications will be accepted on a first-come, first-serve basis and until funds are exhausted.

Email questions to financial_aid@avc.edu and include the following in the subject line: "Emergency Grant," your AVC Student ID#, and your first and last name. Emails will be responded to in the order received. 

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Apply for the Emergency Grant by clicking here, complete the self-certification form and provide supporting documents of emergency need (email the form and all supporting documents to financial_aid@avc.edu).
  • Currently enrolled in 6-degree applicable units. This includes newly enrolled students.
  • Demonstrate an emergency financial aid need.
  • Qualify as low-income by meeting the requirements to receive a California College Promise Grant (CCPG) or is projected to receive a CCPG for the upcoming term.
  • Earned a 2.0-grade point average at their current or prior institution in one of the previous three-semester terms (or four-quarter terms) OR is a student who is receiving additional support or services through a community college‚Äôs Disabled Student Programs and Services.
  • Undocumented students who are exempt from paying nonresident tuition under section 68130.5 of the California Education Code are eligible for these funds.
Last updated: August 10, 2021