Financial Aid funds in excess of college charges will be disbursed to students no later than the 14 days from the date there is a credit balance. Disbursements will be made through BankMobile.
Seven Easy Steps to the FAFSA: A Student's Guide to the Free Application for Federal Student Aid gives you the information you need to complete the FAFSA with lightning speed and receive the financial aid you need to attend DCTC.
Need Help with the Financial Aid Application Process?
We Have Open Financial Aid Sessions with Hands-on Help
After the weekly Campus Visit and following most Orientation and Registration sessions, the Office of Financial Aid is hosting open financial aid sessions with hands-on help in Computer Lab 1-116. These sessions are open to all future and current Dakota County Technical College students, their family, and their friends.
At these sessions, we can help you:
Create an FSA ID
Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
Check your financial aid application status
Complete Direct Stafford Loan Electronic Master Promissory Note
Complete Direct Stafford Loan Entrance Counseling
Financial Aid Hands-On Help Sessions
Out of an abundance of caution, we are currently suspending hands-on labs. If you would like assistance with the financial aid process, please contact our Office of Financial Aid Helpdesk at firstname.lastname@example.org and a member of our staff will reach out to you and assist you.