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Financial Aid

Financial Aid Opportunities at PCC

Please review the following information regarding Financial Aid opportunities at PCC.

Priority Deadlines for Financial Aid

Financial aid will be processed and completed for students who file a FAFSA and turn in all paperwork by the following deadlines:

  • Fall 2022 Term:  May 15, 2022 (2022-2023 FAFSA form) 
  • Spring 2023:  October 15, 2022 (2022-2023 FAFSA form) 

*Once you submit your FAFSA to PCC, we will receive it within 3-5 days and will contact you with any further updates. Please check your Portal/email for additional documentation required.*

We will continue to review and process applications received after the above dates, but we cannot guarantee that aid will be finalized in time to avoid your having to pay out of pocket for tuition, fees, books, and supplies.

FAFSA Mondays

  1. PCC will be hosting FAFSA Monday nights from 5-7 P.M. in the Goess Student Center Computer lab room 178. This is an opportunity for students and parents to get help completing the FAFSA form with trained staff from PCC.
  2. The event will take place the first Monday of every month excluding January:
    • December 5
    • February 6
    • March 6
    • April 3
  3. Students and parents are encouraged to attend to receive help filling out the 23-24 FAFSA Application.
  4. Documents to bring would include 2021 tax returns for both student and parent if applicable.

Filing a Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) Appeal

  1. The Spring 2023 Financial Aid Appeal is now available. The deadline to submit the Spring 2023 appeal is December 9th, 2022 by 5:00 P.M.
  2. Only submit a SAP appeal if you plan to attend the upcoming semester. (In general, you only submit an appeal when you plan to attend the immediate NEXT semester).
  3. Appeal packets with the appropriate documentation may be submitted by mail.Mailing Address:
    Pitt Community College
    Financial Aid Office
    PO Drawer 7007
    Greenville, NC 27835Appeal packets may also be submitted by email to PCCSAP@my.pittcc.edu or fax at 252-321-4201. Appeal packets may also be turned in to the Financial Aid Office located in the Goess Student Center Room 100.
  4. For specific questions, please email PCCSAP@my.pittcc.edu.
  5. Late appeals will not be accepted under any circumstance.
  6. Decisions for students not currently enrolled for the Fall 2022 semester will be emailed to your PCC email in 7-10 business days.
  7. Currently enrolled students will receive their decision via PCC email at the end of this Fall term on December 21, 2022 after grades are finalized.

For additional information, please review our Satisfactory Academic Progress FAQ’s.

Get a Tax Transcript

In addition to online orders for tax transcripts, the IRS has provided the ability to print a transcript on demand. Aid applicants who are not able to use the IRS Data Retrieval Tool may print tax transcripts at: http://www.irs.gov/Individuals/Get-Transcript

Check Your Award

  1. Go to our web portal, “myPittCC” and log in using the login instructions available below the login box: “How do I Login?”
  2. Once you’re logged in, click on “WebAdvisor for Students” in the “PCC Services” box located to the right.
  3. Select “Financial Aid” from the menu.
  4. Select Financial Award letter. Choose year and hit Submit.
  5. If your award has been processed, it will be detailed here.  No award listed??   We may still be processing your file.  Check your myPittCC account frequently for updates.  Please note that an award letter will also be mailed to you once your file is complete.

Types of Aid

Visit this page to learn information about the various types of financial aid you may receive through Pitt Community College – including scholarships, grants, federal work-study employment, and loans.

Frequently Asked Questions

Some frequently asked questions about financial aid, receiving financial aid, and the financial aid application process. View our Financial Aid FAQs.

Contact Us

Contact the Financial Aid Department if you have a question or a problem. We are located in the Goess Student Center, Room 100.2