Completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
allows the university to determine what types of financial aid
and/or grants you qualify for. You can file your FAFSA
online at www.fafsa.ed.gov.
The UC Davis school code is 001313
As a graduate student, be sure to file your FAFSA as an
“independent” so your own, and not your
parents’, income is considered for financial aid purposes
Under the “Degree or certificate” section you need to
select Grad/Professional (not Teaching
After filing your FAFSA you will receive a SAR (Student Aid
Report) summarizing the information you reported on your
application. You should receive an email within a few days if you
filed online and provided an email address.
To sign in to view your FAFSA you will need a pin. To apply for a
pin or request a duplicate go to: www.pin.ed.gov.
March 2nd is the recommended deadline but you can submit your
FAFSA after this date.