Discover options to help pay for college at OCC workshops

Financial AidOAKLAND COUNTY, Mich. -- Students who need help paying for college should attend Oakland Community College’s (OCC) Money Matters workshops July 31 and August 2 to learn about federal student loan and scholarship opportunities. At the workshops, OCC’s Financial Aid staff will help students complete their 2019-2020 Free Application for Federal for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and discuss various scholarships that students may qualify for.

The Money Matters workshops will be held:

 Wednesday, July 31, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
   Building A, Room 106
   Southfield Campus
   22322 Rutland Dr.
   Southfield, MI 48075

 - Friday, August 2, 10 a.m. to noon
   Building F, Room 116
   Auburn Hills Campus
   2900 Featherstone Rd.
   Auburn Hills, MI 48326

 Students are asked to bring their Social Security number, 2017 Federal tax return/income; their parents' 2017 Federal tax return/income and Social Security number; and a driver's license. Students need to register online to reserve a space at one of the workshops at

For more information about the Money Matters workshops or financial aid and scholarship opportunities, contact the Financial Aid office at 248.341.2240 or visit the Financial Aid webpage at

About OCC

With multi campus system in Oakland County, OCC is Michigan’s No. 1 transfer institution, offering nearly 100 degrees and certificates. The College empowers academic and developmental experiences, allowing students to reach their potential and enhance their communities. More than 1 million students have enrolled in the college since it opened in 1965. A seven-person Board of Trustees governs OCC. Board members are elected on a non-partisan, at-large basis, serve as volunteers and are not paid. Learn more at


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