Student Intake Process for Students With Disabilities

Updated: July 26th, 2023

Step 1: Self-Identify, Complete the Initial Request for Accommodations Form & Provide Documentation Students with disabilities must self-identify by completing the Initial Request for Accommodations Form.  This form provides our office with the necessary information related to your disability and will ask you to include your documentation.  Docu...

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Military Requests for Student Information - Solomon Amendment

Updated: September 20th, 2023

All colleges are required to comply with the final regulations of the Solomon Amendment. Failure to comply may result in the loss of federal funding including various forms of federal student aid. Procedures at the Community College of Allegheny County for military organizations to request information under the Solomon Amendment are outlined here. T...

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Types of Aid

Updated: February 22nd, 2024

Grants Grants are awarded based on financial need. The most common grants are awarded by state and federal agencies. Pell Grant This federal grant program is awarded to undergraduate students with demonstrated financial need. The amount is determined by the student's expected family contribution (EFC) as calculated by the results of the Free Applica...

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Student Documentation Requirements for Students With Disabilities

Updated: February 1st, 2023

Students requesting accommodations should provide supportive documentation regarding their disability. Submission of documentation is only one part of the interactive process during which accommodations will be determined. The staff in the Disability Resources and Services Office will work with students to determine individualized accommodations tha...

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Financial Aid Frequently Asked Questions

Updated: June 20th, 2023

How am I considered for financial aid? You must complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Sign your FAFSA electronically using a FSA ID. Request an FSA ID at  www.fsaid.ed.gov. What if I need help completing the forms or have unusual circumstances?  The Staffs at the Campus Financial Aid Offices are available to assist you in comp...

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Troubleshooting Interactive PDF forms

Updated: September 12th, 2022

The following instructions may help if you are trying to sign our fillable pdf documents, such as Registration, Drop/Add, Withdrawal, Change of Major, etc.  Some of the forms require Adobe Acrobat Reader. Download Acrobat Reader for free:  To your computer To your Apple device   To your Android device Are you having problems completing or signing th...

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