Here to Help Pay for College.

The SJSU Financial Aid and Scholarships Office (FASO) can help you and your family get the money you need through federal and state grants as well as loans, scholarships, and work-study programs.

Apply on time

Apply on time!

FAFSA and California Dream Act applications open every year on October 1. The priority filing deadline is March 2. Be sure to get started early so you can qualify for financial aid.                                                                                                                                                                             Need help completing the financial aid application?  Attend a workshop!

Learn How to Apply


Seven Steps to Financial Aid

Not sure how to get started? Follow our handy guide to learn about the financial aid process and get the help you need.


SJSU Cares Act


Federal funding is available to help SJSU students with expenses related to the COVID-19 emergency. 

Free Application Federal Student Aid

Announcements and Deadlines

Check this page for the latest news and important deadlines. Turn in your FAFSA by March 2!

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Types of Aid

Learn about grants, loans, scholarships and work-study programs that are available to help you pay for college.

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Financial Aid Videos

Learn about financial aid through these short videos.

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Contact Us

Though our office is currently closed, you can still reach us by phone, email, live chat, or virtual appointment.

Student Services Center

Stop by and see us!

The Financial Aid office is located in the Student Services Center, at the corner of 9th Street and San Fernando (on the first floor of the 10th Street Parking Garage).   

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