Financial Aid Terms and Conditions

  1. Awards are based on information provided by the student and are subject to change and/or cancellation at any time due to any of the following:
    • Federal and/or New Jersey regulation updates
    • Federal, New Jersey or institutional budget changes
    • Estimated family contribution changes
    • Additional awards received by the student (i.e. outside scholarships, Veteran’s benefits...)
    • Miscalculation on your estimated eligibility/award
  2. The Office of Financial Aid reserves the right to request verification of any data submitted by the applicant. Any incorrect information will be revised, and may cause your award to be adjusted or cancelled.
  3. The student will be responsible for payment of all balances incurred at Bergen C.C.
  4. Students must maintain minimum Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP).
    Notes: The SAP evaluations are run at the end of each semester.
  5. Certain Financial Aid awards such as Community College Opportunity Grant (CCOG), Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (SEOG) and Federal Work Study (FWS) are based on availability of funds.
  6. The student will be responsible for checking the Bergen CC self-service frequently as Financial Aid awards are subject to change at any time.