Resources to Explore

Financial Aid staff are working remotely and available to answer your funding questions during North’s campus closure due to coronavirus (COVID-19).

Are you currently receiving Financial Aid, Scholarship, or other funding? You can schedule an appointment with a Financial Aid Advisor through email, phone or your Starfish account. New to Starfish? Instructions for using Starfish are located here.

Are you new to Financial Aid or have general questions? Give us a call Monday to Thursday, 9am to 3pm at 206-934-3688 or emails us anytime at Explore our webpages for commonly requested information.

Please note, effective Nov. 6, Student Services offices will be closed on Fridays at noon for ctcLink statewide technology conversion training.

Use the links below to get more information about financial aid opportunities.

Federal Student Aid – An Office of the US Department of Education
The office of Federal Student Aid provides publications, fact sheets, online tools, and other resources to help you prepare and pay for college or career school. See video below to learn more about the FAFSA.

US Department of Education
This site is your source for information from the US Department of Education about how to manage your student loans.

Ready Set Grad – Washington Student Achievement Council
Ready Set Grad is a program to help ensure every student in Washington State has access to the tools, information, and support they need to graduate high school and make college accessible and affordable.

Internal Revenue Service

Real Change Emerald City Resource Guide
Comprehensive and easy to use resource guide for the meals, shelter, healthcare and other services needed

Washington 211
Online at or by phone at 2-1-1 
General information for health and human services information and referrals and other assistance to meet needs

WithinReach Resource Finder
Online at WithinReach-Parent Help 123 - Resource Finder or by phone at 1-800-322-2588
Information about food, childcare, parenting, healthcare resources.

King County Access & Outreach Program
Online at or by phone at 1-800-756-5437
Resource information about essential services and healthcare, including utility assistance, and ORCA Lift.

Solid Ground
Online at or by phone at 206-694-6700
A Seattle based non-profit working to end poverty and undo racism and other oppressions that are rout causes of poverty in our community.