March 2nd is the deadline for college students to complete their free application for financial aid, also known as the FAFSA.
If you’re a Bakersfield College student, the college is hosting a Financial Aid Fest with food, prizes, music, vendors, booths and more in a fun carnival atmosphere. Students who complete an application at the event, or ahead of time, will receive a prize and free food.
The financial aid fest is being held on Wednesday, Feb. 12 at BC’s Panorama Campus, CSS Lawn from 10 a.m.- noon.
There will also be events at the Southwest Campus on Tuesday, Feb. 11 from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. and the Delano campus on Thursday, Feb. 13 from 10 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
You can complete your FAFSA application in advance here.