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Financial Aid & Scholarships Office

The Financial Aid and Scholarships Office provides information and support to students, parents, veterans, and their families. Our mission is to ensure all admitted students have adequate financial aid resources available to attend UC San Diego.

Learn about financial aid at UC San Diego

Visit the Financial Aid and Scholarships website to learn about financial aid and scholarship options for:

  • Prospective undergraduate students / applicants
  • Current students
  • Graduate students
  • Hope Scholars
  • International students
  • Military affiliated students
  • Undocumented students
  • Parents and families of students

Types of aid

The Financial Aid and Scholarships Office will help you discover and learn more about the many different types of aid that may be available to you, including but not limited to:

  • Grants
  • Scholarships
  • Loans
  • Work-study
  • Military tuition assistance
  • ROTC funds
  • Study abroad / exchange programs
  • Summer Session
  • Tuition benefit plans and prepaid savings plans & trusts
  • Vocational rehabilitation funds

Tools & links


California Dream Act Application

Financial Aid TV

Watch short videos to learn about financial aid terms and processes:

Financial Aid TV - link and text illustration for short videos about financial aid

Financial Aid and Scholarships Office

Phone: (858) 534-4480
Fax: (858) 534-5459

Office hours:

Check the FAS website for current hours and a link to virtual counseling sessions

Office location:

Student Services Center, 3rd floor north (map and directions)

Mailing address:

9500 Gilman Drive, Mail Code 0013
La Jolla, CA 92093-0013