Contact Financial Aid

Taft College Financial Aid and Scholarships Office
29 Cougar Court
Taft, CA 93268

Located in the Administration/Student Services Building
Office 661-763-7762
Fax 661-763-7758

Financial Aid Directory

Contact a member of our financial aid team.

Name Phone Email
Amber Garcia 661-763-7745
Marlene Acosta 661-763-7782
Elizabeth Hanel 661-763-7746

Student Services

Contact leadership in our student services areas.

Office/Department Phone Email
Athletic Director 661-763-7779
Bookstore 661-763-7731
Business Office 661-763-7713
Counseling Department 661-763-7748
Dental Hygiene 661-763-7706
Director of Admissions 661-763-7741
Disability Support Program & Services 661-763-7799
Distance Learning Help Desk 661-763-7812  
866-464-9229 toll-free
EOPS/CARE 661-763-7830
Student Housing 661-763-7847
Vice President of Student Services 661-763-7889

Your financial aid information is available online

  • Go to and login to your CougarTracks account.
  • To find the status of your file or award information, click on the “Financial Aid” tab.
  • Go to eligibility and select the current aid year (example: 2023-2024).
  • You will be able to view your unsatisfied student requirements.