FAFSA and the CA Dream Act
Application process begins every year on October 1. The priority filing deadline is March 2.
Fall 2020 - spring 2021, application requires 2018 income information.
Fall 2019 - Spring 2020, application requires 2017 income information.
View Workshops: FAFSA/Dream Act, Financial Literacy, CalFresh, Scholarships
- What to do if... you forgot your username or password
- Federal Student Aid TIPS to help you along the way
- IRS data retrieval tool or requesting a tax return transcript
Students will receive an acknowledgement letter (sent to their MySJSU) from Financial Aid and Scholarship Office containing instructions and deadline dates to submit documents, if selected for verification.
Fall 2020 - Spring 2021 students, this process will begin late January to early February, 2020.
What is a tuition fee deferral? How long does the tuition fee deferral last? How do I know if I have a tuition fee deferral? Does the tuition fee deferral apply to my housing fees?
Enrolled less than full-time (12 units)? Changes in graduation date? Complete a Student Information Update Form.
Awarding and To-Do List Items (verification); Enrollment Requirements; Deadline to accept loans; Satisfactory Academic Progress & financial aid hold; Seven Steps to Financial Aid - an overview of the financial aid process
Student portal for Cal Grant, Chafee and Middle Class Scholarship awards.