Begins October 1, 2017. Fill out by March 2, 2018.
See your counselor.
Let your parents know you will need financial information from them when you fill out the FAFSA.
CAL GRANT-FINANCIAL AID
A Cal Grant is money for college from the State of California that you don't have to pay back. To qualify, you must apply for the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) by the deadline (March 2, 2018) and meet the eligibility and financial requirement as well as any minimum GPA requirements.
Must be 18 years of age or have a high school diploma
A-G requirements not required
SAT/ACT scores not required
Can transfer to a 4 year university
For priority admissions: Los Rios 2/1/18
Must take English & Math course placement exams
Complete online or live orientation
Admissions: Sierra College - Sept./Oct. (see website)
Meet with counselor
Transfer program to a CSU/UC
Note: students interested in attending college while in high school need a 2.7 GPA. See a counselor.