Two workshops will be offered through Merced College's Financial Aid office and will guide people through the process of applying for financial assistance. Today, the workshop is on how to complete the free application for Federal Student Aid. On March 16, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., the workshop will be on how to complete the Dream Act application. Bring your 2012 income tax statement (student's and parents') and W-2 form. Both workshops will be in the Lesher Student Services Center, Room 102. Call (209) 386-6686.