Military & Veteran Students

As a U.S. veteran or military personnel (active duty, reserve or guard) or a family member, you have additional steps to follow when applying for financial aid. That’s because you may be entitled to federal and state financial aid, including grants, as well as veterans benefits.

Tracy L. Somerlad.
Director, Student Financial Resources
Direct Phone Number: 910-755-7422
Fax Number: 910-755-9609
50 College Rd. NE
Bolivia, NC 28422

BCC federal school code: 015285

Financial Aid for Military & Veteran Students:  Step by Step

Applying for financial aid can take a little time, but it’s definitely worth it. You’ll have several opportunities to get the money you need to help pay for your education.

The steps listed below are for all students applying to college for the first time, whether you plan to go full-time or part-time. By following these steps, you’ll get through the process as quickly and easily as possible.

If you need help, feel free to contact BCC’s Student Financial Resources Office at 910.755.7322 or email us.

Apply for your Federal Student Aid (FSA) ID

Complete your FAFSA

Apply for your Veterans Benefits

Respond to Requests for Additional Information

Receive Notification and Check your Aid

Learn About Additional Aid

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