Financial Aid & Scholarship Office

Financial Aid & Scholarship Office

Important Dates

September 20, 2019
University Census - Financial aid awards adjusted for fall semester enrollment. Awards may be reduced or canceled for students enrolled in fewer than full-time units. See University Census.

Also, last day to submit a Satisfactory Academic Progress Appeal or Maximum Unit Appeal to be considered for aid for the fall semester.

October 1, 2019
FAFSA on the Web available for the 2020/2021 academic year. Submit a new or renewal FAFSA. Use the IRS Data Retrieval Tool to streamline and expedite the processing of your financial aid application. Net investments and assets should be accurate as of the date the FAFSA is signed. CSU, Chico's Federal School Code is 001146.

November 1, 2019
Last day to submit an Exceptional Circumstance Appeal for fall-only students.

December 2, 2019
Last day to submit Stafford or PLUS loan application for Fall 2019 for fall-only students. It is also the last day to request an alternative loan certification for fall-only students.

Financial Aid Calendar

Award Guide 2019-20

The award guide is a multi-page PDF document outlining everything you need to know regarding financial aid and your awards. 

Award Guide 2019-20 (PDF)