Need help paying for college? California College San Diego offers a variety of Fresh Start Scholarships1 for both high school students and adult learners. These do not have to be repaid, so they help you reduce your overall student debt. To find out if you qualify for a scholarship, complete our quick assessment below or call (800) 622-3188 for more information.
When it comes to your college degree, one magic word could change everything: scholarship. Here’s what you need to know about California College San Diego’s scholarships:
California College San Diego is a nonprofit university, which means we invest in you. We invite you to apply today! Call us at (800) 622-3188 for priority service.
To learn details about each scholarship program at California College San Diego, click on the links below.
|Student Aid Program||Type of Aid||Program Details||Annual Max Award Limits|
|Federal Pell Grant||Grant: does not have to be repaid.||Available almost exclusively to undergraduates; all eligible students will receive the Federal Pell Grant amounts they qualify for.||$5,815 (2010/2011 school year). Subject to change every July 1st.|
|Federal Supplemental |
|Grant: does not have to be repaid.||For undergraduates with exceptional financial need; priority is given to Federal Pell Grant recipients; funds depend on availability at school.||Amounts vary depending on school's allocation.|
|Federal Work Study ||Money is earned while attending school; does not have to be repaid.||For undergraduates with exceptional financial need; priority is given to Federal Pell Grant recipients; funds depend on availability at school.||No annual maximum.|
|Federal Perkins Loan ||Loan: must be repaid.||Five percent loans for both undergraduate and graduate students; payment is owed to the school that made the loan.||$5,500 for undergraduate students; |
$8,000 for graduate students.
|Direct Subsidized Loan||Loan: must be repaid.||Direct Subsidized: U.S. Department of Education pays interest while borrower is in school and during grace and deferment periods.||$3,500 to $8,500, depending on grade level.|
|Direct Unsubsidized Loan||Loan: must be repaid.||Direct Unsubsidized: Borrower is responsible for interest during life of the loan.||$4,000 to $18,500, depending on grade level (If you do not qualify for Direct Subsidized loan).|
|Federal PLUS Loan ||Loan: must be repaid.||Available to parents of dependent undergraduate students.||Cost of attendance minus any other financial aid the student receives.|
California College San Diego admits students of any race, color, and national or ethnic origin.