Financial aid and planning can help you to achieve your career and college goals. 

Financial aid can help you afford your education after high school. Current or future Oregon students can apply here for grants and scholarships, get help completing financial aid applications, and learn about preparing for college, training, and careers. The HECC Office of Student Access and Completion administers financial aid and college and career access programs for the State of Oregon.


OSAC administers a number of unique grants to help you fund your postsecondary education. Learn how to apply now on our grants page.


APPLY NOW! Choose from more than 600 scholarships and apply for multiple scholarships at once using the OSAC Scholarship application. Deadline is March 1, 2023.


SUBMIT NOW for 2023-24! Submitting the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) or the Oregon Student Aid Application (ORSAA) is the first step to access financial aid. 


ASPIRE is Oregon’s statewide career and college readiness program that offers education, resources, and mentoring for students. 

Publications and Outreach Events

OSAC supports students, families, and communities in Oregon through career and college information, planning, and guidance. You can request presentations, order publications, attend webinars, and volunteer with us. 

Other HECC Career and College Resources

The Higher Education Coordinating Commission (HECC) has a number of resources to help youth and adult learners access and succeed in career and college training programs.

Important Updates

Oregon Tribal Student Grant- 

OSAC will continue to accept and review applications for the Oregon Tribal Student Grant for 2022-23 until funds are exhausted. Students planning to attend college in the 2022-23 academic year, including fall term, are still encouraged to apply.


College Goal Oregon- 

The FAFSA and ORSAA are open starting October 1st, 2022. You can find help by attending one of our College Goal Oregon Events. We have multiple events across the state.


New Publications- 

New publications are up on our website and available for order. We have added the College Goal Oregon postcards in Spanish for both the “graduate” and “collegiate” designs. ASPIRE sites can now order the popular ASPIRE Mentor Calendar.