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Financial Aid

If you think you might have difficulty paying for your education at CPTC, we encourage you to apply for financial aid.

Contact Us
Location: Building 17, Room 130
Phone: 253-589-5660
Fax: 253-589-5618

Thirty-minute appointments are available if scheduled at least one day in advance.

Office Hours

Monday
7:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
Tuesday
7:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
1st and 3rd Wednesdays
7:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
2nd & 4th Wednesdays
7:30 a.m.-7 p.m. (closing at 5 p.m. on Dec. 23)
Thursday
7:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Friday
9:30 a.m.-5 p.m.

Deadlines

To ensure that all requirements are met, students should apply at least three months before the deadline for the quarter they want to start school, or two weeks at the very minimum.

 
Summer Quarter 2016
April 15, 2016
Fall Quarter 2016
July 15, 2016
Winter Quarter 2017
October 28, 2016
Spring Quarter 2017
January 22, 2017

Apply for Financial Aid

apply for financial aid

To ensure that all requirements are met, students should apply at least three months before the deadline for the quarter they want to start school, or two weeks at the very minimum. If you're interested in applying for student loans to assist with the cost of attendance, be sure to complete the Direct Stafford Loan required counseling(s) and sign a Master Promissory Note.

Requirements

financial aid requirements

To receive financial aid you must meet basic eligibility requirements and academic progress standards. To pay in-state tuition rates you must meet Washington residency requirements.

Resources

financial aid resources

We provide tools to figure out what type of financial aid you should pursue and to estimate how much your CPTC education will cost.

SCHOLARSHIPS & GRANTS

scholarships

In addition to grants offered through Financial Aid, many scholarships are available through community organizations and service groups. Check the bulletin board outside of CPTC Financial Aid (Building 11).