Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) Priority Deadline is April 1!Complete your FAFSA by April 1 to be given priority consideration for institutional and state grants.
The first step to be considered for financial aid is to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The FAFSA becomes available for completion October 1 of each year.
After completing the FAFSA, the Financial Aid and Scholarships Office will notify you by university email if additional documentation is needed to consider you for an award.
Document Submission Options
For security purposes, we cannot accept paperwork by email. Acceptable file formats for document uploads include: pdf, xdp, pst, doc, docx, xls, xlsx, txt, rtf, jpg, jpeg, png, tiff, and tif.
2020-2021 verification forms:
2020-2021 appeal forms:
Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP):
2020-2021 miscellaneous forms:
Once you have applied for financial aid, all future communications about your application will come to you through your university email account. Check out detailed information about your application on UCDAccess:
Your financial aid package is subject to change at any time, even after disbursement. To find your cost of attendance (COA), follow these steps:
Complete the loan counseling if you're a first time borrower.