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Extended Promise

Our Promise to you doesn’t end after your first year!

Current Promise students may be eligible to continue enjoying the benefits of the Hancock Promise in their second year. The following information will ensure your success in completing a degree, certificate, or transferring to a university.

Call Counseling at 1-805-922-6966 ext. 3293 to schedule an appointment if you have not completed a comprehensive Student Education Plan (SEP).

Check Registration Status on myHancock under the Registration tab for your registration date.

Promise Reminders:

  • When you register, refer to your Student Education Plan which can be found in DegreeWorks in your "Plans" tab.
  • Check your financial aid status for outstanding documentation requirements, disbursement dates, Satisfactory Academic Progress and other important information about your financial aid file.
  • You must register for at least 12 units each semester, both fall and spring.

Questions about registration? Call Admissions & Records at 1-805-922-6966 ext. 3248

STEP A. COMPLETE THE FAFSA OR DREAM ACT APPLICATION (October 1, 2020 – August 13, 2021)

To complete the FAFSA, visit www.fafsa.gov. or
To complete the CA Dream Act, visit https://dream.csac.ca.gov 

To complete information on these applications you will need:

  • 2019 tax return.
  • The Allan Hancock College school code which is 001111
  • Know your Social Security Number, if you have one.
  • Parents'/legal guardians' birthday.
  • Student's personal email address.
  • Parents'/legal guardians' email address

After applying for financial aid, log onto your myHancock portal to check your financial aid status for outstanding documentation requirements, disbursement dates, Satisfactory Academic Progress and other important information about your financial aid file.

Questions about financial aid? Please call the Financial Aid Office at 1-805-922-6966 ext. 3200.

 

STEP B.  COMPLETE YOUR FINANCIAL AID FILE (March 2021 – September 30, 2021)

Registration opens May 6, 2021 for summer and fall semesters.  Classes fill quickly so register early!

To ensure your funding for books and supplies is available by the beginning of the semester, please complete your file by April 29, 2021 for summer or June 30, 2021 for fall. You may complete your file at any time throughout the year, but your funding maybe delayed significantly. Follow the steps below as soon as possible so your eligibility can be determined. 

  • Go to hancockcollege.edu
  • Log in to your myHancock portal 
  • Scroll down to “My Financial Aid” and click “View My Financial Aid” 
  • Choose the Award Year: “Summer 2021 to Spring 2022”.  You will see your unsatisfied requirement/documents 
  • If you have a Financial Aid Task, you will need to make an account before you can continue 
  • Double click at each of the required items and complete each task/requirement listed.   You may need to print, scan and upload and/or email these documents to finaid@hancockcollege.edu.
If you need assistance in competing your financial aid file, contact us via email at finaid@hancockcollege.edu
 
STEP C. REVIEW YOUR FINANCIAL AID AWARD(S):
  • Go to hancockcollege.edu
  • Log in to your myHancock portal
  • Scroll down to “My Financial Aid” and click “View My Financial Aid”
  • Choose the Award Year: “Summer 2021 to Spring 2022”. If you have any unsatisfied requirement/documents, you can see them here.
  • Click on the “Award Offer”.

Note: There are certain federal eligibility requirements for financial aid and students must maintain Satisfactory Academic Progress.

  • STEP A. HANCOCK COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION
    Apply today for a college scholarship! Thousands of dollars are available to students just like you. Visit www.hancockcollege.edu/scholarships for details. 
  • STEP B. SCHOLARSHIP FOUNDATION OF SANTA BARBARA
    Apply online at www.sbscholarship.org