Dates & Deadlines


The 2018-2019 Financial Aid Application is available October 1st.  File by the March 2nd priority filing date.  Sac State's School Code is 001150.    It is not too late to file the 2017-2018 Financial Aid Application!

February is Financial Aid Awareness Month. Need help filing your financial aid application? Visit one of our workshops for assistance!  Visit FA Awareness for more information.

Interested in attending Summer? Pell eligible students may be eligible for additional funds. Click Summer for more information. 

Disbursements occur twice a week through Census and weekly thereafter.  If eligible, allow 2 - 3 business days after disbursement for an eRefund.  Read more about Disbursements and Refunds

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


Student Service Center Hours

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

Phone Hours
Monday - Friday  9:00 am - 4:00 pm

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