The Premier California Aid Administrator Association

Welcome to the California Community Colleges Student Financial Aid Administrators Association website! We go by CCCSFAAA, pronounced like "cease - fuh." This website is a resource for CCCSFAAA members and partners to learn about the association, access training materials, register for training, view the latest advocacy efforts and important bills, share best practices and the latest trends in student services, and network. The association proudly provides multiple scholarships to students that attend various California Community Colleges and the members are champions for student success and equity.

CCCSFAAA is the PREMIER California Aid Administrator Association.  CCCSFAAA is 50 years strong, representing financial aid staff at all 116 California Community Colleges.

The Benefits of Membership

Being a part of CCCSFAAA will give you access to training and conferences, student scholarship opportunities, seasoned veterans in our industry and will allow you to network between regions, schools, vendors and the state Chancellor's Office.  Learn about legislative changes, advocacy needs at the state and federal level.  Share in creating a voice for our students and departments.  Be part of the financial aid future for California Community College students.


Member Benefits

FAMMS - Financial Aid Multi-Media Showcase

CCCSFAAA is pleased to announce the launch of the Financial Aid Multi-Media Showcase, or FAMMSFAMMS is a friendly competition and this is the first open call for all you creative Financial Aid people---we know there are many of you!---to enter the competition.

Although the deadline to submit the Intent to Create form has passed, we want EVERYONE who is still interested in submitting a project to do so.  If you are interested, please contact Dennis directly.

The deadline to submit entries is Friday, January 29, 2021.  More information on how to submit your projects will come in December.

CCCSFAAA is open to all type of media: some examples may be videos, songs, artwork, etc.  The sky is the limit!


  • Individuals or groups (with a majority of the group working in financial aid) may enter the contest.
  • Any CCCSFAAA member is eligible to enter (active, associate, lifetime).
  • Multiple entries are OK!
  • Entries from groups consisting of people from multiple colleges/organizations are allowed.
  • Entries will be judged by people outside of CCCSFAAA.
  • Although blind judging may not be possible when entries identify a particular college, judges will not consider the origin of entries in their decisions.


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