Cal Grant Deadlines
March 2 and September 2, if attending a California Community College, are the deadlines each year to apply for the Cal Grant.
Financial Aid Application Deadline
To apply, you need to complete either the FAFSA application at studentaid.gov or California Dream Act application at dream.csac.ca.gov. Be sure to include Citrus College's school code (001166), so Citrus College can receive your application.
Cal Grant GPA Verification
If you are currently attending Citrus College, the Financial Aid Department will submit your GPA electronically if you have the following:
- You have at least 16 cumulative degree applicable or transfer units completed and posted on your Citrus College academic transcript. "In progress" courses do not count.
- You have provided your high school graduation date and your Social Security number (SSN) to the admissions and records program. Please note that AB 540 students must complete a California Dream Act application and are not required to have a Social Security number (SSN).
Federal Pell Grant Freeze and Recalculation Dates
Summer 2022: July 25, 2022
Fall 2022: November 7, 2022
Spring 2023: May 8, 2023
Summer 2023: July 24, 2023
Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) Appeal Submission Deadline
You must submit a completed SAP appeal with all required documents 10 days prior to the last date of the term, in which you wish to be considered for financial aid eligibility. SAP appeals submitted less than 10 days prior to the end of the term may be considered on a case-by-case basis and are not guaranteed.