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If you are eligible for a Segal AmeriCorps Education Award, you can use it to pay your tuition and other expenses related to your education.

How to request your Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Payment

  1. Enroll and register as a student at Lower Columbia College. Learn about enrolling at LCC, or drop by LCC's One-Stop Center, located in the Admission Center.
  2. Create your online account at Activation takes approximately 24 hours.
  3. Log in to your AmeriCorps Member account to request your funds. Be sure to specify the correct year and term of your request.
  4. After AmeriCorps notifies LCC of your request, our Financial Aid Staff will certify allowable funds. It takes approximately 2 weeks for AmeriCorps to issue the first disbursement. AmeriCorps issues the second disbursement at the mid-point of the term.

  Please Note: If your funding is denied, you will need to pay your tuition and fees.

Frequently Asked Questions

Contact Financial Aid

Financial Aid staff are available online in Zoom, via phone or email.

 Financial Aid Office

  (360) 442-2390
Fax: (360) 442-2379


Mon - Fri 8 am - 5 pm*

*Closed Fridays during summer session (July/Aug).

Computer access is available in the Admissions Center.


Important! Make sure to select Lower Columbia College as a school that you want to receive a copy of your FAFSA or WASFA.

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