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BOG Fee Waiver

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Board of Governor's (BOG)
Enrollment Fee Waiver

California residents may apply for a BOG Fee 
Waiver by submitting a BOG application, an E-BOG Application or by completing a FAFSA application.  

BOG waivers begin in the summer semester of each academic year and must be renewed every year.

BOG waivers are awarded for the current term in which the application is submitted and for following terms in the Financial Aid Year. However, BOG Fee Waivers are not awarded “retroactively” to prior terms in the Financial Aid Year.

Semester Awarded
Class Fee Semester Waived
Summer, Fall, Winter & Spring
Fall, Winter, & Spring
Winter & Spring
Spring only

We are having difficulty receiving faxes at this time. Students can EMAIL documents to: or bring them in person to the Financial Aid office.
We apologize for any inconvenience.

If you were awarded a BOG fee waiver after you paid for classes - you will  receive a refund. Please contact the Bursars Office  for all questions regarding refunds. 310.434.4664
2015-2016 BOG Application
For California residents and students with AB540 status.

2014-2015 BOG Application

For California residents and students with AB540 status.
PLEASE NOTE: Last day to submit a BOG Fee Waiver application for the Spring 2015 semester is: JUNE 16, 2015.

  • Click on "Apply for E-BOG" below.
  • Enter SMC Student ID and Password into Self-Service System
  • Once on the Corsair Connect page select the Enrollment TAB.
  • Choose semester
  • Then choose from the menu on the left Apply for Board of Governors Fee Waiver.
  • If eligible, print BOG Signature Page and submit with any requested documentation.