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Scholarships Financial Aid & Scholarships

About Scholarships

Sacramento State Scholarships

The Financial Aid & Scholarship Office at Sacramento State awards nearly $4M dollars in institutional scholarship opportunities each year. By completing a single application, students are matched to available scholarship opportunities offered at Sac State. Scholarships are offered by various colleges, departments, and organizations to undergraduate and graduate students who meet specific criteria.

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Community Scholarships

Additional Community Scholarship opportunities are available and require a separate application.

  • Each agency/sponsor will select and notify the eligible scholarship recipient
  • Funds will be sent to the Scholarships Office for awarding
  • Disbursement of scholarships occurs weekly, but not earlier than 10 days from the start of the semester


Students must meet the scholarship award criteria prior to disbursement or payment of funds. This includes but is not limited to:

  • Full-time enrollment
  • GPA
  • Demonstrated and/ or remaining unmet need

A student may not receive funding beyond their full cost of attendance.

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Student Service Center
Lassen Hall, Room 1000
Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. / Counseling: 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.