The California Community Colleges is the largest provider of workforce training in the state and nation. Students enrolled in our colleges come from all backgrounds and study a wide range of academic and career training subjects. While community colleges remain an affordable option for higher education, there are many types of financial aid available to help make your college dreams a reality. Below you can watch videos and read about real students – people like you – who received financial aid. This aid helped them attend a California community college and start on a path toward a bright future.