State law requires that students attending California Community Colleges pay an enrollment fee. The California Community Colleges Board of Governors Fee Waiver (BOG) permits these enrollment fees to be waived for all eligible California residents. The BOG is designed to cover your enrollment fees only. Other campus resources exist to assist with the purchase of books and supplies and must be applied for separately.
If you are a California resident, you may qualify for a BOG if any one of the following applies to your current status:
Applicants are required to submit the completed BOG form for each academic year (July 1st - June 30th). The form can be completed as a
and is also available in the campus Financial Aid Office.
Note: Students who are exempted from paying nonresident tuition under Education Code Section 68130.5 (AB 540) are not California residents.