Application Process

ALL STUDENTS needing financial aid (need and non-need based) are required to submit a FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) . Our FAFSA School Code is 001317.

INCOMING STUDENTS will have the Health Sciences Financial Aid Application emailed to them in early-February or shortly after acceptance. Please see Application Process Steps for further details.

CONTINUING STUDENTS will be able to access the application online in early-February. Please click the link below:

The Financial Aid Office maintains a small listing of outside scholarship opportunities and publications. The Financial Aid Brochure, which is also included in this section of the web site, explains all processes in greater detail.

Students and applicants are welcome to stop by the Financial Aid Office for further information during office hours.

Note regarding State Law AB205: the financial aid eligibility of students who are in a state registered domestic partnership or whose custodial parent (parent providing the FAFSA information) is in a state registered domestic partnership may be impacted by this law.  If you think this information applies to you, please review the Domestic Partnership (AB 205) Q&A.

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Follow the step-by-step guideance below to complete your UCSD Health Sciences Financial Aid Application: