Sauk Valley Community College

an institution of higher education that provides quality learning opportunities to meet the diverse needs of its students and community

Office of Financial Assistance

Mission Statement

The SVCC Office of Financial Assistance enhances learning by educating and assisting our students and community with their academically related expenses thereby helping them achieve their educational goals.

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Important Information:

2015-2016 FAFSA is now available!

Remember to apply as soon as possible to ensure you receive all awards you are eligible for!

Start filing now at

**Federal Pell Grant Lifetime Eligibility Regulations**

In December 2011, President Obama signed into law the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2012 (Public Law 112-74). This law limits the use of the Federal Pell Grant to 12 semesters (or 600%) throughout a persons lifetime. Please click the link above for more information regarding this new law and how to calculate your eligibility used.

E-mail questions, Standards of Progress appeals and work-study applications to us at


Important Information

School Code, Contact Information, Office Hours and Staff

Financial Assistance Policies & Regulations

Satisfactory Academic Progress Policy  Current (Fall 2011)

Applying for Grants

Financial Assistance Procedures and Programs (Flowchart)

Financial Assistance Forms

Award Letter/Notification and Cost of Attendance

Other Financial Assistance


Work-Study Jobs    *NEW* Work Study Jobs are now accepting Online Applications - Click here for more information!

Student Loans

Other Useful Information

Net Price Calculator

Money Matters - Tips on managing your money wisely!

Tax Credit Information 

Financial Assistance Links

Frequently Asked Questions

Please Check your student e-mail often in order to ensure timely processing of your financial assistance. You may access your student e-mail account HERE.

For questions and information please e-mail us at or call (815) 835-6339