Welcome to CSUF Office of Financial Aid!


Office Hours:

In Person:

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
* Last walk-in at 4:50 PM

Wednesday: 12:30 PM - 5:00 PM
* Last walk-in at 4:50 PM

Phone Hours:

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
* Last call at 5:30 PM

Wednesday: 12:30 PM - 6:00 PM
* Last call at 5:30 PM

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
* Last call at 4:30 PM

Virtual and Walk - In Counseling:

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday : 9:00 AM -  4:00 PM
* Last appointment at 3:30 PM

Wednesday: 12:30 PM - 4:00 PM
* Last appointment at 3:30 PM

* Call us to schedule a counseling appointment

  • 2023-2024 California Dream Act Application (CDA) /
    Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

    is now open!

    CSUF School Code: 001137

    awarded the middle class scholarship?
    our office will begin processing in december.  stay tuned!

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2023-2024 CDA/FAFSA   

Submit the California Dream Act Application (CDA) or Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) for the 2023-24 Academic year to be considered for financial aid!

For additional support with your CDA/FAFSA application, visit our YouTube Channel.

CSUF Office of Financial Aid YouTube ChannelOpens in new window


Our Secure Document Submission Platform allows you to submit your Financial Aid "Tasks" items faster and more efficient than ever!
It's easily accessible and convenient. 

Access the Secure Document Submission Platform

You may also submit your documents by:

  • Fax: 657-278-1595
  • Mail: P.O. Box 6804 Gordon Hall 146 (formerly UH-146) Fullerton, CA 92834-6804
  • Drop Box: located  to the right of our main door

Message from the Office of Financial Aid:

Dear Titans,

In these unprecedented and challenging times, our strength shines through in how we care for each other as we navigate these uncertain times together.  We are please to announce that the Office of Financial Aid is now serving students in-person and virtually, with full services available to meet all of your financial aid needs.

Please see our new extended in-person and phone hours above for fall 2022.

The Office of Financial Aid thanks you for your understanding and patience during this busy time, and we look forward to hearing from you, Titans. And as always remember, Titans Reach Higher! 


  • Have you received an email from the California Student Aid Commission (CSAC) stating that you have been awarded the Middle Class Scholarship (MCS)?  Due to updates to the award, our office is working with CSAC to post the awards in January. 

  • The Department of Education announces Verification Requirement Waivers for 2022-23 aid year.  All eligible verification documents have been waived.  

  • For HEERF III Emergency Grant information, visit our COVID-19 FAQ.

Frequently Asked Questions
Updated Regularly!

additional resources:

Has your Family Income changed?
If your family's income has significantly decreased since completing the 2022-23 CDA/FAFSA you may be eligible for a Projected Year Income Appeal. Please contact usOpens in new window for more info.

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