Frequently ask Questions

Important Things you should know about

My YVCC Card

My YVCC Card - from Higher One. Learn more about the My YVCC Card for directions on how to access your financial aid.

View the information about what you need to do to get your My YVCC Card and get your aid. All the steps are listed for ease of access.


Some students experience significant changes in circumstances after the end of the base-year reported on the FAFSA.

Visit this information so you can obtain your Revision request form and loan request forms, and Enrollment revision adjustment form, which would help to accommodate your changes.


At YVCC, financial aid is awarded to students based on full-time enrollment, 12 or more credits per quarter. Adjustments are made for less than full time enrollment based on Enrollment Revision Forms or after the 2nd week of students are eligible at fewer credits.

To meet college-wide Academic Progress Standards, you must achieve at least a 67% pace of progression and be able to complete your academic program within 150% of the standard length of the program

View all the details about satisfactory academic progress


Verification is a process by which the financial aid office confirms your eligibility by verifying certain data elements that are key to assessing your financial need.

Eligible students who submit all required documents in early spring have access to the most funding and generally know their aid eligibility by the Fall Quarter.

View all the details about verification and documents