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Online Orientation is MANDATORY for ALL new students. Orientation provides an introduction to Long Beach City College and important information about the many educational options at LBCC, general education requirements, graduation proficiencies, and student support services.
Using Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox, log into your Viking Student System and click the online orientation link located in the LBCC Online Services box
No matter what kind of financial aid you are applying for, your first step is to fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) application. The FAFSA isn’t a type of financial aid, but rather, it is the application that allows a student to receive the California College Promise Grant, federal and state grants, work-study, direct loans, and in some cases, college scholarships.
Financial Aid funds are available for students to help them pay for their educational expenses. Most types of financial aid come from federal and state programs, which require completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Financial award funds are distributed based on a student’s demonstrated need. In addition to this, there are other aid programs that award funds based on financial need or merit.
Worried about how to pay for college and survive as a student? Here is information on all of the costs of college you need to know about and what resources are available at the college and in the community to help you succeed.