We're Here To Help!

While you won't be able to visit us in person during the 2021 summer sessionyou can still contact us by email or by using our secure contact form. There will be no interruptions in our normal services, including disbursements and refunds for eligible students. Our office hours will be:
  • Monday-Thursday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
  • Friday, 9 a.m.-1 p.m..

On this page, you'll find a directory of Financial Aid experts who work in our office. For the most efficient response, be sure to provide the following information when you send an email to anyone in our office:

  • Student ID number (CWID)
  • First and last name
  • Phone number

The first red accordion will show you the staff members can help with many common issues, including

  • Bank Mobile
  • Cal Grants and  Student Success Grants
  • California Dream Act
  • Disbursements
  • Federal programs (Pell Grant, SEOG and Direct Student Loans)
  • Unusual enrollment history (UEH)

The second red accordion shows a list of other topics and the staff members who can assist with those.

Please contact the person who is designated to assist you, based on the first letter of your last name, or as listed for additional  topics.


If Your Last Name Begins With

If your last name begins with A-F

Students with last names starting with A-F should contact Mari Betosip, financial aid assistant, at betosipmari@deanza.edu about

  • Bank Mobile
  • Cal Grants and  Student Success Grants
  • California Dream Act
  • Disbursements
  • Federal programs (Pell Grant, SEOG and Direct Student Loans)
  • Unusual enrollment history (UEH)

If your last name begins with G-N

Students with last names starting with G-N should contact Laura Hiler, financial aid assistant, at hilerlaura@deanza.edu about

  • Bank Mobile
  • Cal Grants and  Student Success Grants
  • California Dream Act
  • Disbursements
  • Federal programs (Pell Grant, SEOG and Direct Student Loans)
  • Unusual enrollment history (UEH)

If your last name begins with O-R

Students with last names starting with O-R should contact Claudia Ruelas, financial aid assistant, at ruelasclaudia@deanza.edu about

  • Bank Mobile
  • Cal Grants and  Student Success Grants
  • California Dream Act
  • Disbursements
  • Federal programs (Pell Grant, SEOG and Direct Student Loans)
  • Unusual enrollment history (UEH)

If your last name begins with S-V

Students with last names starting with S-V should contact Mayra Godoy-Rodriguez, financial aid assistant, at godoy-rodriguezmayra@deanza.edu about

  • Bank Mobile
  • Cal Grants and  Student Success Grants
  • California Dream Act
  • Disbursements
  • Federal programs (Pell Grant, SEOG and Direct Student Loans)
  • Unusual enrollment history (UEH)

If your last name begins with W

Students with last names starting with W should contact Sandra Magallon, outreach assistant, at magalloncervantessandra@deanza.edu about

  • Bank Mobile
  • Cal Grants and  Student Success Grants
  • California Dream Act
  • Disbursements
  • Federal programs (Pell Grant, SEOG and Direct Student Loans)
  • Unusual enrollment history (UEH)

If your last name begins with Y-Z

Students with last names starting with Y-Z should contact Karen Hunter, financial aid assistant and student employment specialist, at hunterkaren@deanza.edu about

  • Bank Mobile
  • Cal Grants and  Student Success Grants
  • California Dream Act
  • Disbursements
  • Federal programs (Pell Grant, SEOG and Direct Student Loans)
  • Unusual enrollment history (UEH)


For Assistance With Other Issues

Appeals for Extended Probation

Contact Gary Valentine, assistant director of financial aid, at valentinegary@deanza.edu

Book Vouchers

Contact any of the following

California College Promise fee waivers

Contact either of the following

Chafee Grants for Foster Youth

Contact Lisa Mandy, director of financial aid, at mandylisa@deanza.edu

De Anza College Promise

Contact Lisa Mandy, director of financial aid, at mandylisa@deanza.edu

Dependency Status Review

Contact Gary Valentine, assistant director of financial aid, at valentinegary@deanza.edu

Pell Overpayment

Contact Thao Nguyen, financial aid coordinator, at nguyenthao@deanza.edu

Requests for Extension

Contact Lisa Mandy, director of financial aid, at mandylisa@deanza.edu

Satisfactory Academic Progress 

Contact Gary Valentine, assistant director of financial aid, at valentinegary@deanza.edu

Scholarships

Contact Millie Perez Perea, outreach assistant, at perezpereamillie@deanza.edu

Work-Study or Student Jobs

Contact Karen Hunter, financial aid assistant and student employment specialist, at hunterkaren@deanza.edu 

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