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Division Of Student Affairs

Financial Aid & Scholarships

Dates & Deadlines


The 2017-2018 Institutional Scholarships Application is available to apply online.  Go to the Financial Aid Links section in your Student Center and select "Apply for Scholarships". Deadline to apply is March 17, 2017, 11:59 p.m.

The Financial Aid Applications are available for the 2017-2018 academic year. File early to meet priority deadlines.  Visit our Early Application Changes page.   

Disbursements begin one week before the semester begins.  Disbursements occur twice a week through Census and weekly thereafter.  If eligible, allow 2 - 3 business days after disbursement for an eRefund.  Read more on Disbursements and Refunds.

Fuel for $chool - A New Financial Aid Tool! The FA Meter Tool is a new financial planning tool for your academic career at Sac State.  Check out FA Meter Tool located on your Student Center under the Finances section and plan for a timely graduation. For more information download the FA Meter tutorial (pdf).

It's not too late to apply for aid for the 2016-2017 academic year.   File online: Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and the Dream Act. Sacramento State's Federal School Code is 001150.

Follow us on Twitter and Instagram @sacstatefinaid to receive the latest in financial aid news, events, and reminders.


Student Service Center Hours

 General Office Hours
Monday -  Friday  8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Phone Hours
Monday - Friday  8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Financial Aid & Scholarship services are provided at the Student Service Center in the Lassen Hall Lobby

Get Connected

Lassen Hall
6000 J Street, Sacramento, CA 95819-6044
Phone: (916) 278-1000
Fax: (916) 278-6082

Counseling Hours
Monday - Friday 9 am - 3pm

Scholarship Contact
Phone: (916) 278-6179