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Financial Aid

NOTE to Calhoun's 2017-18 Financial Aid Students:  If you have unsatisfied requirements, login to MyCalhoun, click on the requirement link for further instructions.

ALERT:  Financial Aid awards are based on full-time enrollment and actual Cost of Attendance (COA).  Your disbursement will be based on the number of credit hours that you enroll in and may be less than your award if you do not enroll full-time.

Student Services Help:

Admissions (256) 306-2593
Advising (256) 260-4330
Financial Aid (256) 306-2628

The Student Financial Services (SFS) office at Calhoun Community College offers students financial counseling and assistance to help them pursue their educational goals. Financial aid is available in a variety of forms. Students needing assistance with college expenses should communicate with personnel in the Office of Student Financial Services (Click here for a list of personnel with e-mail links.)

You may also correspond through traditional mail services at the following address:

Office of Student Financial Services   
Calhoun Community College
P.O. Box 2216
Decatur, AL 35609-2216

Located on the second floor of the Chasteen Student Center on the Decatur Campus, room 206 (click here to see campus maps).
Office Hours:
M-Th: 7:45 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
F: 7:45 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.

Student Financial Services also has an office at Calhoun's Huntsville campus in Cummings Research Park. Main Building, Room 110.
Office Hours:
M-Th: 8:00 a.m. – 5:45 p.m.
F: 8:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Title IV Code: 001013

Whether you are planning for college, trying to pay for college, or graduating and thinking about your future, it has become clear that the financial decisions you make today may impact your financial livelihood well into your future.

Therefore, no matter what term you choose for money management, financial literacy, or budgeting it is important for you to know and understand your personal finances to ensure you are making good decisions for yourself and your future.

To help you navigate these decisions, Calhoun has partnered with CashCourse, which provides free financial educational resources for college students.

Use CashCourse to:

  • Create a budget; 
  • Learn about the benefits of checking and savings account; 
  • Pay for college 
  • Survive in a tough economy 
  • Protect your credit; 
  • Deal with your debit and credit cards 
  • Prepare for success after graduation; 
  • Plan for retirement; 
  • Set financial goals; 
  • Spend wisely; 
  • Read more about financial aid; and 
  • Learn about so much more! 

Visit the CashCourse website today!