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Financial Aid & Scholarship Office

Financial Aid & Scholarship Office

We are available to answer your questions via phone, email, live chat or Zoom!

The Financial Aid & Scholarship Office is working to help you! Due to COVID-19, we are providing financial aid assistance virtually. You can call us at 530-898-6451 Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., use live chat on this web page, or email us with any questions at finaid@csuchico.edu. For now, all our advising appointments will be via phone or zoom meeting. For scholarship questions, email scholarships@csuchico.edu. Hang in there Wildcats!

Frequently Asked Questions Regarding the Temporary Virtual Services

FAFSA School Code: 001146

Welcome to the Financial Aid & Scholarship Office at Chico State. We help students apply for financial aid, complete verification and maintain eligibility.


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Important Dates

October 1

Apply for financial aid: The 2021-2022 FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) and CADAA (CA Dream Act Application) is available. File early!

December 4

FAFSA/CADAA Workshop: Join us for a FAFSA and CADAA application workshop from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Friday December 4! Please email mcolson@csuchico.edu for Zoom link. 

Financial Aid Calendar

Award Guide 2020-21

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

Award Guide 2020-21 (PDF)