Finanicial Aid

There are a variety of avenues to explore when seeking financial assistance. Each program has a separate application process and deadline.

Students interested in obtaining Financial Aid to assist with school costs as well as living expenses must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

The priority filing period for the FAFSA each year is January 1st - March 2nd. Complete the form online at Have the information electronically sent to CSUF using our school code: 001137. You can complete this prior to admission.

CSUF Financial Aid information can be found online at

Other programs include: