Student Eligibility

To receive aid from the programs discussed in this catalog you must:

  • be a U.S. citizen, a permanent resident, or an eligible non-citizen
  • have a valid Social Security number
  • have a high school diploma or a General Education Development (GED) certificate
  • be enrolled at least half-time (at least 6 units)
  • maintain satisfactory academic progress
  • be admitted as a degree seeking student
  • demonstrate financial need
  • register with Selective Service, if required
  • meet other eligibility requirements as required by state and federal law

To be eligible for financial aid, a student must be admitted as a regular student. Students admitted as a limited graduate or as an advanced or limited special undergraduate are not eligible for financial aid.