AWARD GUIDE (pdf)
financial aid award,
Steps to Financial Aid at CSU, Chico
FAFSA). Even students, who do not qualify for need-based aid (grants), are usually eligible for federal loans that have student-friendly terms and low interest rates.
Chico State participates in the Federal Direct Student Loan Program. This loan program provides long-term, low-interest loans, called Stafford loans, borrowed directly from the U.S. Department of Education, with the loan proceeds delivered through CSU, Chico.
- instructions from Student Financial Services. Registration fees, housing charges, and other financial obligations you owe the University are deducted from your award, and any remaining amount is deposited directly into your checking account. Click above to learn more.