Book Advances

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Opt-In for a Book Advance

  1. Go to your Student Center at

  2. Under the Financial Aid section click on Opt In/Out Book Advance

  3. Click on the correct Aid Year next to MCC04

  4. Click on OPT IN

  5. Click on the SAVE button

You may be eligible to receive a book advance if you meet the following criteria:

  • You've received a financial aid award notification message on your Student Center Message Center
  • You have viewed and accepted (if needed) your financial aid/scholarship award on your Student Center
  • The amount of your accepted financial aid award is enough to pay your account balance and book advance amount
  • You do not have any previous semester balances on your student account
  • You are meeting Satisfactory Academic Progress
  • You have Opted-In to receive a book advance on your Student Center

To receive your book advance quickly sign up for direct deposit on your Student Center by clicking on Manage Refunds.

For book advance amounts and full information go to