Financial Aid

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If you think you might have difficulty paying for your education at CPTC, we encourage you to apply for financial aid.

Contact Us
Location: Building 11, Rooms 138 & 142
Phone: 253-589-5660
Fax: 253-589-5618

Thirty-minute appointments are available if scheduled at least one day in advance.

Office Hours

7:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
7:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
1st and 3rd Wednesdays
7:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
2nd & 4th Wednesdays
7:30 a.m.-7 p.m.
7:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
9:30 a.m.-5 p.m.


The 2014-15 FAFSA is now available. If you're continuing in your program into summer quarter, be sure to complete the application by April 11 to be considered an on-time applicant.

Deadlines for financial aid applications:​

  • Spring Quarter 2015: Jan. 23, 2015

Apply for Financial Aid

Financial Aid form at Clover Park Technical College near Tacoma

To apply for financial aid for Summer Quarter 2014 through Spring Quarter 2015, please follow the 2014-2015 five-step application. To apply for financial aid for Summer Quarter 2015 through Spring Quarter 2016, please follow the 2015-2016 five-step application. Be sure to file your Stafford Loan application well in advance of the deadline.


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To receive financial aid you must meet basic eligibility requirements and academic progress standards. To pay in-state tuition rates you must meet Washington residency requirements.

Scholarships & Grants

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In addition to grants offered through Financial Aid, many scholarships are available through community organizations and service groups. Check the bulletin board outside of CPTC Financial Aid (Building 11) and these links.


We provide tools to figure out what type of financial aid you should pursue and to estimate how much your CPTC education will cost.

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