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Office of Financial Aid and Veterans Affairs Announcements

Anticipated Spring 2014 Check Disbursement Date

February 11, 2014

The Office of Financial Aid and Veterans Affairs is pleased to announce that net disbursement checks for students enrolled in the Spring 2014 semester are scheduled for release on Monday, March 10th in the RCC Business Office. The Business Office is located in the Administrative/Education Center on the main campus and is open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Friday. If you are unable to pick up your check during these times or have special circumstances that prevent you from coming to campus, please let us know and we will do our best to assist you.

PLEASE NOTE: If you are enrolled in courses that start after this date you may receive a seperate disbursement later in the semester.

Thank you for your time and feel free to contact us with any questions.

2013 Tax Credit Information

January 27, 2014

As a community college student, you are eligible to receive education tax credits that can reduce the expense of your education. There are three education tax credits available, the American Opportunity Credit, the Hope Credit, and the Lifetime Learning Credit. The credits are based on education expenses paid for you, your spouse, or your dependents. For more information, please click here.

FAFSA Day 2014

January 22, 2014

Randolph Community College will participate in FAFSA Day on Saturday, Feb. 22, in which college financial aid officers and other volunteers will help students complete their Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) forms over the Internet.

The program is open to students who plan to attend college in the 2014-15 academic year and will be held at approximately 322 locations across North Carolina. RCC's event will be held from 9 a.m.-noon, Feb. 22, in Rooms 106 and 108 of the Continuing Education & Industrial Center on the Asheboro Campus. The event is free and students should register for FAFSA Day by calling the College Foundation of North Carolina toll free at 1-866-866-CFNC or by going to www.cfnc.org/FAFSAday.

Participants should bring their completed 2013 federal 1040 tax forms and W-2's (dependent students should bring a copy of their parent's completed 2013 federal 1040 tax forms and W-2's).  In addition to tax information, each student and one parent of a dependent should obtain a FAFSA Personal Identification Number (PIN) prior to FAFSA Day from the U.S. Department of Education at www.pin.ed.gov.

It is helpful (though not required) for attendees to complete as much of the 2014-2015 FAFSA on the Web Worksheet as possible and then bring it with them on FAFSA Day.

RCC's Asheboro Campus is located at 629 Industrial Park Avenue.

Anticipated Fall Check Disbursement Date for second 8-week courses

November 7, 2013

The Office of Financial Aid and Veterans Affairs is pleased to announce that net disbursement checks for students enrolled in the Fall 2013 semester second 8-week courses will be available Friday, November 15th in the RCC Business Office. The Business Office is located in the Administrative/Education Center on the main campus and is open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Friday.

If you are unable to pick up your check during these times or have special circumstances that prevent you from coming to campus, please let us know and we will do our best to assist you. Thank you for your time and feel free to contact us with any questions.

North Ridge Church Scholarship for Single Mothers

September 19, 2013

The students of Randolph Community College are eligible for a new scholarship that was recently established by North Ridge Church of Asheboro, NC. The purpose of this scholarship is to assist RCC students that are single mothers and have legitimate financial need, but do not receive an adequate amount of financial aid due to a variety of circumstances.

The criteria for the scholarship is as follows:

  • Must be a single mother.
  • Must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), including the verification process if selected.
  • Must have an EFC between $0 and $10,000.
  • Previously enrolled students must have a 2.0 cumulative GPA.
  • Must complete a narrative about their family situation and how this scholarship will help them achieve their educational goals.
  • Must submit a complete application to the Office of Financial Aid and Veterans Affairs by October 15th.

To obtain an application for this scholarship please click here, or visit the Welcome Center for a paper copy.

Scholarship Opportunities

September 6, 2013

Need additional funds to help pay college expenses? Two new scholarships are available with deadlines approaching quickly!

The North Carolina Community Colleges Foundation has endowed scholarships for students participating in STEM-focused career programs with funds contributed by Duke Energy in honor of the 50th Anniversary of the NC Community College System. These scholarships will assist a select number of students in Duke Energy’s service areas for the 2013-14 academic year. Students will be selected based on their financial need, as determined by financial aid, good academic standing, and career choice.

The second scholarship just endowed by the NC Community Colleges Foundation is for technical education students and students participating in a college transfer program with funds contributed by AT&T Foundation in honor of the 50th Anniversary of the NC Community College System.

These scholarships range from $500 to $1000 and applications are due to the Office of Financial Aid and Veterans Affairs no later than September 13th. You may pick up an application in the Welcome Center, financial aid office or by clicking on the links below.

Scholarship application links:
AT&T Foundation ASPIRE Scholarship
Duke Energy Scholarship

Anticipated Fall 2013 Check Disbursement Date

August 28, 2013

The Office of Financial Aid and Veterans Affairs is pleased to announce that net disbursement checks for students enrolled in the Fall 2013 semester will be available Friday, October 4th in the RCC Business Office. The Business Office is located in the Administrative/Education Center on the main campus and is open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Friday. If you are unable to pick up your check during these times or have special circumstances that prevent you from coming to campus, please let us know and we will do our best to assist you.

Thank you for your time and feel free to contact us with any questions.

 

Veterans Benefits Fair

April 5, 2013

Randolph Community College's Office of Financial Aid and Veterans Affairs will host a Veterans Benefits Fair from 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. on Thursday, April 11 in the Foundation Conference Center on the Asheboro Campus. The event is open the public, so please share with your family and friends.

The event will feature information tables from the following agencies: American Legion, Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW), Employment Security Commission, Veteran Services Officer, Salisbury Rural Health, Department of Veterans Affairs-Winston-Salem Regional Office, RCC student counselors, Joblink and the Greensboro Veterans Center, which will bring its 38-foot mobile unit.

 

 

RCC FAFSA Nights

March 11, 2013

Randolph Community College will host “FAFSA Night” on Wednesday, March. 20 and Tuesday, March 26, in which college financial aid officers will help students complete their Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) forms over the Internet.

The program is open to students who plan to attend college in the 2013-14 academic year and will be held from 5 p.m.-7p.m.,  March 20, in the M.H. Branson Business Education Center on the Asheboro Campus and from 5 p.m.-7p.m, March 26, in the Archdale Center.   The event is free and participants should bring their completed 2012 federal 1040 tax forms.

It is helpful (though not required) for attendees to complete as much of the 2013-2014 FAFSA on the Web Worksheet as possible and then bring it with them on FAFSA Day.

RCC's Asheboro Campus is located at 629 Industrial Park Avenue, Asheboro, NC 27205. Take the McDowell Road exit from 220 Bypass. Follow the signs and use entrance B or C. The Business Education Center is located just behind the Computer Technology Center.

RCC’s Archdale Campus is located at 110 Park Drive, Archdale, NC 27263.  From Asheboro, take Interstate 73/74/220 Bypass north, exit at Highway 311 North.  Turn left onto Hwy 311 N and travel approximately 10 miles.  Just after you pass Tom Hill Road (on left), travel a short distance and turn right onto Park Drive into Creekside Park.  The Archdale Center is a short distance inside the park.

Spring 2013 Check Disbursement Date

February 13, 2013

The Office of Financial Aid and Veterans Affairs is pleased to announce that net disbursement checks for students enrolled in the Spring semester will be available Friday, February 15th in the RCC Business Office. The Business Office is located in the Administrative/Education Center on the main campus and is open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Friday. If you are unable to pick up your check during these times or have special circumstances that prevent you from coming to campus, please let us know and we will do our best to assist you.

Thank you for your time and feel free to contact us with any questions.

FAFSA Day 2013

January 28, 2013

Randolph Community College will participate in FAFSA Day on Saturday, Feb. 23, in which college financial aid officers and other volunteers will help students complete their Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) forms over the Internet.

The program is open to students who plan to attend college in the 2013-14 academic year and will be held at approximately 100 locations across North Carolina. RCC's event will be held from 9 a.m.-noon, Feb. 23, in Rooms 111, 113, 115, and 117 of the M.H. Branson Business Education Center on the Asheboro Campus. The event is free and students should register for FAFSA Day by calling the College Foundation of North Carolina toll free at 1-866-866-CFNC or by going to www.cfnc.org. On the Web site, click on Randolph County on the North Carolina map to register for RCC's event.

Participants should bring their completed 2012 federal 1040 tax forms and each student and one parent should obtain a FAFSA Personal Identification Number (PIN) prior to FAFSA Day from the U.S. Department of Education at www.pin.ed.gov.

It is helpful (though not required) for attendees to complete as much of the 2013-2014 FAFSA on the Web Worksheet as possible and then bring it with them on FAFSA Day.

RCC's Asheboro Campus is located at 629 Industrial Park Avenue. Take the McDowell Road exit from 220 Bypass. Follow the signs and use entrance B or C. The Business Education Center is located just behind the Computer Technology Center.

2012 Tax Credit Information

January 15, 2013

As a community college student, you are eligible to receive education tax credits that can reduce the expense of your education. There are three education tax credits available, the American Opportunity Credit, the Hope Credit, and the Lifetime Learning Credit. The credits are based on education expenses paid for you, your spouse, or your dependents.   For more information, please click here.

Office closed for Winter Break

December 20, 2012

The Office of Financial Aid and Veterans Affairs is now closed for Winter Break.  We hope you all enjoy the holiday season and we look forward to seeing you in 2013!







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