Steps for Applying for Financial Aid

Step 1 – Complete the FAFSA

Deadline: March 2
APU’s School Code: 001117

View tips for completing the FAFSA.

Step 2 – Submit GPA Verification Form (California Residents)

Deadline: March 2
Note: This is not required if you received a Cal Grant last year.

Step 3 – Submit To Do List items

When: Recommended by June 1.

Step 4 — Look for other scholarships and grants if needed.

Step 5 – Apply for Loans

When: After you receive your financial aid award letter.

Step 6 – Ask Questions

When: Anytime!

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