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Board of Governors Fee Waiver

Board of Governors Fee Waiver is not a cash award, if eligible, your enrollment fees will be waived for the academic year.  You do not have to complete a separate application if you complete FAFSA.

For AB 540 students, must complete California Dream Act Application.


In order for students to maintain Board of Governors Fee Waiver eligibility, students must meet the following:

  • Meet the Income standard
  • Be a California resident
  • Meet Academic Standards (Cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher)
  • Meet Progress Standards (Cumulative satisfactory completion of more than 50% of all coursework attempted at PCCD)

Note: Academic and Progress standards above do not apply to foster youth (24 years and younger)

For more information, please visit our district website here:

>> Loss of BOG Fee Waiver Information:

>>> Income Standard Information: 2017-2018 BOG Income Standard

Visit: to complete the FAFSA application

Visit: to complete the Dream Act application

Berkeley City College Federal School Code: 014311

Berkeley City College Dream Act /State School Code: 02242700


**After 7 business days if your Passport still shows your tuition fees, please come visit our Financial Aid Office **

  • Financial Aid

    Monday 21 May 2018


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