Dates & Deadlines
The Financial Aid Applications are available for the 2017-2018 academic year. File early to meet priority deadlines. Visit our Early Application Changes page.
Spring 2017 disbursements begin one week before Spring 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.
Fall SAP Probation Review - Probation students must pass Probation standards for Spring aid eligibility. Grade review will begin week of January 9th. Monitor your Student Center regularly.
FA Awareness - Early Bird Gets the Worm! Get a head start and attend one of our workshops for assistance in completing your 2017-2018 financial aid application.
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
Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Financial Aid & Scholarship services are provided at the Student Service Center in the Lassen Hall Lobby