Financial Aid and Scholarships


We are here to help you navigate through the Financial Aid Process!

On this page you will be able to find:

  • Cabrillo College Financial Aid Publication

  • Financial Aid Forms and Applications

  • Financial Aid Newsletters

  • Infographics and How To's

  • Videos

  • Other Resources

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CalFresh Information

Other Resources

  • Bureau of Indian Affairs:

    The BIA is the principal bureau within the federal government responsible for the administration of federal programs for federally recognized Indian tribes, and for promoting Indian self-determination. The Deputy Commissioner is the Chief Operating Officer of the BIA. Field operations are carried out in 12 Regional Offices and their agency offices.

  • California Student Aid Commission

    You can find more information on CSAC's website. For questions and information about Cal Grant A/B/C, Chafee, and Student Success Completion Grants


  • Federal Student Aid Official Website is the most important tool for keeping up with deadlines and general information regarding your federal financial aid. You can find information like interest rates, deadlines, exit counseling, how to apply and more. You can learn about and submit your FAFSA online

  • Federal Student Information Center provides a free, comprehensive, objective, and independent guide to student financial aid resources, including scholarships, sponsored by the National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators. This service includes the following:

    • Advice on identifying scholarship scams and a list of suspicious scholarship searches;
    • Ask the Aid Advisor: a service in which professionals in financial aid have volunteered to answer questions submitted by students and parents;
    • EFC Estimator: an online calculator that computes an estimate of the students' expected family contribution and financial need
  • Immigration And Naturalization Service (USCIS-formerly INS)

    For citizenship status and green card information 1-(800) 375-5283 or

  • International Education Financial Aid (IEFA) provides financial aid information for international students wishing to study in a foreign country. At this site, you will find a listing of grants, scholarships, loan programs, and other information to assist students in their pursuit to study abroad.

  • Internal Revenue Service (IRS)

    For copies of tax forms or a free copy of a Tax Summary call 1-(800)-829-1040. For blank tax forms, download from

  • Mapping Your Future

    For information on career planning, college selection and financial aid visit

  • Affordable Colleges Online

    A College Learning and Resource Center that provides a multitude of guides covering topics such as scholarship opportunities and academic support. Check it out here

  • Net Price Calculator

    This Net Price Calculator is a tool intended to provide an estimated net price information (defined as estimated cost of attendance - including tuition and required fees, books and supplies, room and board (meals), and other related expenses - minus estimated grant and scholarship aid) to current and prospective students and their families based on what similar students paid in a previous year. This is just a tool to get an estimate; the calculator may not take into account some financial aid programs offered by Cabrillo that you may be eligible for and your actual cost of attendance might vary.

  • Federal Student Aid Estimator

    The Federal Student Aid Estimator is a tool, where students can find out how much federal student aid they may be eligible for starting with the 2024–25 award year—note that this tool estimates the Student Aid Index (SAI) for 2024–25 award year, not the Expected Family Contribution (EFC) for 2023–24 award year.