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Financial Aid

Our Financial Aid Office is committed to helping students achieve their educational goals. Each year, we administer grants, scholarships, student employment, and loans to eligible students to assist with their college costs. If you need assistance, please contact us.


  • Summer financial aid information is now available.
  • Class of 2023 high school students can get up to $1,000 for Fall 2023 tuition through our Access Scholarship.
  • Previously enrolled students from Fall 2015 – Fall 2022 who did not complete their degree at Leeward CC, or any other UH campus, can get up to $1,000 for Fall 2023 tuition through our Returning Adults Scholarship.
  • The 2023-2024 FAFSA opened on October 1, 2022. Get ready for the 2023-24 school year! This FAFSA covers these semesters: Fall 2023, Spring 2024, and Summer 2024.
  • The 2022-2023 FAFSA is available for these semesters: Fall 2022, Spring 2023, and Summer 2023; it will close on June 30, 2023. If you have not completed it, you may still do so!

How much will college cost you?

Use our Net Price Calculator to find out!

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Prepare to Apply

Basic eligibility requirements

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Complete Your FAFSA

Apply now and complete your FAFSA

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Types of Aid

Grants, Scholarships, Loans and Employment

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Check Your Status and Forms

Check your status, access Financial Aid Forms

Important Dates and Deadlines

Dates and Deadlines Timetable


September 14, 2022 Fall 2022 Freeze Date for Enrollment Status
October 1, 2022 2023-2024 FAFSA Opens
2023-2024 UH System Common Scholarship Application Opens
November 16, 2022 Deadline for Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) Appeal for Fall 2022
December 2, 2022 Deadline to apply for a Federal Student Loan for FALL ONLY
February 2, 2023 Spring 2023 Freeze Date for Enrollment Status
April 12, 2023 Deadline for Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) Appeal for Spring 2023
May 1, 2023 Deadline to apply for a Federal Student Loan
June 13, 2023 Summer 2023 Freeze Date for Enrollment Status
June 30, 2023 Deadline to request Concurrent Enrollment Approval for Spring 2022
June 30, 2023 Deadline to complete 2022-2023 FAFSA

Please also see our Academic Calendar and Payment Deadlines for other important dates and deadlines

Contact Information

Contact the Financial Aid Office
Please use your UH email account when communicating with us via email. Please also include your student ID # in your message. If you do not have a UH email account, “Get a UH Username!” to create an account. Our response time for emailed questions may take an estimated 3–5 business days during peak times.

Monday through Friday, 8:00 am to 4:00 pm

96-045 Ala Ike, AD 201 (Student Services Welcome Center)
Pearl City, HI 96782

Phone: (808) 455-0606
Fax: (808) 454-8804
Email: lccfao@hawaii.edu
Federal School Code: 004549