Workshop: Financial Aid Process

Course ID - CTD0830

Short Title: Financial Aid

Audience  All Employees
Length of Workshop:    1.5 hours
Prerequisite None

Description: What is financial aid? Who qualifies? What are the various ways to apply? What are the financial aid options? What are the benefits of receiving grants vs. loans? What are the effects on financial aid of withdrawal with refund, overrides issued after the 100% refund date, and misadvising students? When must Title VIII funds be returned? What happens if the student's financial status changes? This workshop provides answers to these questions and more as the entire financial aid process from application to disbursement of funds for M-DC students is put into perspective.


 As a result of successful completion of the workshop, participants will be able to:

  • Understand of the financial aid process
  • Help students when they ask about eligibility and the application process
  • Understand the effects on financial aid of withdrawal with refund, overrides issued after the 100% refund date, and misadvising students
  • Explain current and accurate financial aid information to share with students when they ask


Reference #






Registration information
Course ID: - CTD0830
Course Title: Financial Aid
Reference # - see table 

How to Register

Registration for CT&D workshops are through the Student Information and Registration system.  The process for registering for a CTD workshop will be the same as registering for a regular class at MDC.  

New - Easier registration for workshops

You can access the Registration System and register for a CTD workshop using the same user name and password that use to login to your computer.    Example:   Richard Johnson  would be rjohnson     (You will NOT need to create a separate student myMDC account to register for a CTD workshop

Make a note of the Reference Number for the workshop then go to Registration Instructions

Once you have registered for a class, you can print your schedule.    Please make every effort to attend once you've registered as seats are limited.     However, If you need to drop, you can also do this through the Web Registration screen.     CTD classes will appear on your transcript as non-credit classes.

If you need special assistance to participate in this workshop due to a disability, please call CT&D at 7-2366 so that appropriate arrangements can be made.  College Training and Development complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act.