Maricopa Emergency Management System Alert

ATTENTION STUDENTS: Facial coverings that cover your nose and mouth are required in all college facilities regardless of vaccination status. CGCC is offering services in-person and via phone, email and online. Use our contact page for hours, locations and additional information.

Please enter campus using our Norman Way or Emmett Drive. Our Gilbert Rd entrance is currently being used to access the COVID Testing site.


Important Financial Aid Dates

Applying for financial aid? Below are the dates you’ll need to know. If you don’t meet the deadlines, that may result in you having to pay your tuition and fees out of pocket.

Note: These dates apply to full-term-length classes only. If you have registered for classes that are shorter or late-starting, your dates may be different. Contact the Financial Aid office with questions, and please plan accordingly.

Spring 2022


Jan. 3, 2022

Book Advance starts. If you're receiving Pell Grant funds in excess of your tuition and fees, you can receive some of your expected refund before classes begin. You can use this money to help pay for books.

Jan. 15, 2022

Get off to a great start on your first day of classes!

Jan. 21, 2022

Last day to submit Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) Appeals & Maximum Timeframe Appeals.

Jan. 25, 2022

If you're taking courses at two or more schools and need to ensure you receive the financial aid you're eligible for, submit your Consortium Agreement on time.

Jan. 25, 2022

You must have registered for all classes and have been awarded financial aid by this date at 5 PM in order for your Pell Grant to be calculated. You will not be awarded Pell Grant funds for classes you register for after this date.

Jan. 27, 2022

The first round of financial aid disbursement begins this week. Be sure to check your email for notification regarding your funds and how to access them.

Feb. 2, 2022

Last day to submit Academic Plan & RCL or Academic Plan Addendums.

Feb. 15, 2022

If you applied for a first-time, first-year, 30-day-delay loan, this is the estimated date when your loan will be applied toward paying your fees for the current term. CGCC will also process any refunds by this date.

March 21, 2022

The second round of financial aid disbursement starts this week. Watch your email for a notification regarding your funds and how to access them.

Note: This date is an estimate. You may receive funds earlier or later than this week.

May 13, 2022

Congratulations, you made it to the last day of class!