Students sitting on Mobius Hall steps Student Support Programs

Student Support Programs

A Student's Finances Should Never be a Barrier to Their Success.


Benefits Hub Emergency Grant

The Program

Students who encounter emergency financial circumstances that jeopardize their ability to be successful or stay enrolled at Cascadia can apply for emergency funding assistance through the Benefits Hub Emergency Grant.

Returning Student Challenge Scholarship

The Program

Cascadia College students who fall below standards of academic performance as defined in the Academic Standards and Progress Policy - and have been dismissed - may be invited to apply for the Challenge Scholarship to support their return to their studies. Once readmitted, you may be invited to apply. A scholarship of $500 is awarded the first quarter you enroll. Complete your first quarter back successfully and automatically receive a second $500 award for your next quarter.

Eligible Students

Previously enrolled students at Cascadia College whom were dismissed for falling bellow standards of academic performance.

Students eligible for state and federal financial aid may be required to pursue these options before being considered for an emergency grant. Student Financial Services will evaluate applications to address impacts to a student’s financial aid eligibility.

The Process

The program is accessed through the Student Advising and Support Services Office - and is by invitation only.

  1. Successfully apply for re-admission to Cascadia College.
  2. Complete a one-page application if an advisor invites you to do so.
  3. If awarded, enroll in one or more courses - and pay any amount greater than the award amount by the tuition deadline.
  4. Exceed the standards of academic performance for the first quarter you return to be eligible for a renewal award for the next quarter you enroll during the same academic year.