Cravens Student Services Center, 2nd Floor
Hours of Operation:
Monday - Thursday: 9:00am to 6:00pm
Friday: 9:00am to 12:00pm
for Indio/Mecca Office hours
Contact: Phone (760) 773-2532, Fax (760) 776-7338
College of the Desert Federal School Code: 001182
The Financial Aid Office's official and ONLY means of communication is COD email. Students please be sure to check your @myCOD email regularly for the most up to date information regarding Financial Aid.
The 2016-2017 FAFSA and Dream Act applications are now available. The Cal Grant priority deadline is March 2nd.
It is not too late to apply for financial aid for the 2015-2016 academic year. If you haven't yet, submit the 2015-2016 FAFSA or Dream Act Application now.
Students must activate their HigherOne card at mycodcard.com before their Pell Grant payment will be disbursed.
Please be sure to activate your Higher One card and choose your preferred refund method.