Student Finance

Grants

Federal, State & PUC Grants

Grants are gift aid and do not need to be repaid. When you complete the FAFSA, you are applying for the following grants:

  • Pell Grants are funded by the federal government and range from $602 to $5,550 as of January 12, 2012. Amounts are subject to change.
  • Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grants (FSEOG) are funded by the federal government for full-time undergraduate students with the highest need. Awards are typically $1,000 per academic year, but may vary. Amounts are subject to change.
  • Pacific Union College Grants are funds awarded by PUC on the basis of financial need to full-time students.
  • Cal Grants are funded by the State of California for California residents. Students applying for Cal Grant need to mail a GPA Verification Form to the California Student Aid Commission.