FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid and Cal Grant Information
California - For initial awards - March 2, 2018. File your FAFSA as soon after October 1st as possible but before the March 2nd priority deadline.
Applicants are encouraged to keep a record of their submission by printing out
their online FAFSA confirmation page or saving it as a pdf file.
For additional community college awards - September 2,
2018. Applicants encouraged to keep a record of their
submission by printing out their online FAFSA confirmation page.
Check with the college(s) you are interested in attending. You may also want to ask your college about its definition of an application deadline - whether it is the
date the college receives your FAFSA, or the date your FAFSA is
Complete the FAFSA here: http://www.fafsa.ed.gov
Cal Grant GPA Requirement
Filing for the March 2, 2018 Cal Grant Award Deadline
To be considered for a Cal Grant award, you must complete
both of these requirements: First, you must complete either a 2018-2019
Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) with the Federal processor
at www.fafsa.ed.gov or a California Dream Application with the California Student Aid Commission (Commission) at https://dream.csac.ca.gov between October 1st, 2017 and March 2, 2018 . Second, you must ensure that a certified Grade Point Average (GPA) is submitted to the California Student Aid Commission by March 2, 2018.
NOTE: Knight High will submit GPA Verification on October 1, 2017, for all Seniors who do not opt-out of the electronic GPA upload process.
The Opt-Out Form, to be excluded from the Cal-Grant Electronic GPA Upload program, can be found on this website under the Documents Tab.