We are currently open for in-person services during the Spring 2022 term. Please review the service hours on the right hand side of the screen. Hours are subject to change.

If you prefer to contact us another way, please direct your financial aid related questions to our campus email at canadafinancialaid@smccd.edu or call us at (650) 306-3308. Make sure to include your student ID (G number) in all communications.

Check your WebSMART account to view your financial aid status and more.

Learn how to submit your financial aid documents 



Have a general question in English or in Spanish? Use our Ask Cody chat feature OR Join our Zoom Drop-in Hours to meet with a financial aid staff member.

  • Tuesday: 10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
  • Wednesday: 3:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.

Get assistance applying for financial aid

Asistencia en español disponible.

Financial Aid Announcements:

The 2021-2022 FAFSA and Dream Act Application 

The 2022-2023 FAFSA and Dream Act Application are OPEN!

The California Student Aid Commission is now offering statewide Cash for College webinars. If you need help applying for financial aid register to attend.

Federal Work-Study Program is HIRING! Complete our interest form to receive more information and see if you qualify.


CARES Act Funds Disclosures

COVID 19 Resources for Undocumented students


Easy Financial Aid application proccess



It is the mission of the Cañada College Financial Aid Department to aid students and prospective students in their understanding, application, and timely receipt of all eligible financial aid resources they need to reduce the significant barriers the costs of higher education present. Our philosophy is that everyone is deserving of an education and we support this entitlement through education, compassion and respect.


Hours & Contact Info

Spring 2022 Office Hours

  • Monday & Thursday: 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Tuesday & Wednesday: 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.
  • Friday : 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Extended Spring Office Hours (January 18th to 31st, 2022)

  • Monday - Thursday: 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.
  • Friday - 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Cañada Financial Aid Office

Building 9, 1st Floor
(650) 306-3307

Federal School Code: 006973


 View Financial Aid Forms    

You can get 24/7 help with your financial aid questions by visiting our FA TV web pages, or you can Ask Cody, our virtual assistant.

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