Emergency Funding

The Emergency Fund Program provides a funding avenue for students requiring emergency assistance in special circumstances. Eligible students may receive funds once per academic year for the following items:


  • Housing
  • Medical/Dental costs
  • Auto Repairs
  • Childcare
  • Stolen property related to education

Do I qualify?

To be eligible, a student must:

  • Have had a recent unforeseen emergency that caused their financial instability.
  • Be enrolled in at least 5 credits at Seattle Central College.
  • Have at least a 2.0 GPA (cumulative).

Is there other emergency assistance?

If you are in need of other types of financial assistance and need a referral to community programs that can help, or if you need assistance with emergency situations, then our team may be able to assist you.

How to Get Started

  1. First sign up (first time logging in) or sign-in by using an email address and creating a password on the Emergency Funds application page.
  2. After completing your general profile, make sure to fill out the application for Emergency Funds.
  3. Please attach supporting documentation for the bills you need help with
  4. Completed applications will be reviewed, and applicants will be contacted by Student Support Programs.

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