We understand that you and your family may have a lot of questions about how you will cover your expenses while at UCLA. Our website is designed to provide you with information about the financial aid process and a variety of programs that will help you make your UCLA education affordable. Please let us know who you are by clicking on one the links above to discover information that has been tailored for you.


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The video below should help. 

News and Announcements


  • 2019-2020 Financial Aid Notifications will begin to release mid July and will continue to release throughout the academic year.  Additional time will be required for students who were selected for Verification and/or those who are waiting for an appeal to be reviewed. 

    Please be advised that UCLA Financial Aid & Scholarships will never ask for blank copies of bank checks or request that you make a deposit and ask for the deposit slip. All of our services are offered free of charge so you should never respond to requests soliciting payment so that you can receive financial aid (grants, loans or work-study) and/or a scholarship. If you feel you have received communication from a questionable source instructing you to provide any of the previously mentioned items, please contact our office for confirmation.  Until you receive confirmation from our office, refrain from providing any documentation. If/when submitting documents, please do not send them via email.

    To ensure security and expedite processing, upload your documents via MyUCLA:

    Students Uploading Documentation  or

    Third Party Uploading Documentation on behalf of the student

  • SCAM WARNING! The IRS has reported some taxpayers are receiving fraudulent emails with attachments labelled "Tax Return Transcript, or similar. The IRS never sends unsolicited emails. Please avoid opening these emails as the may contain malware or viruses.

  • FAFSA and the DREAM Act Application are both open for 2019-2020 please apply early to avoid delays with your aid for next year. The priority deadline to apply is March 2nd, 2019. 

  • Students can authorize third-party access to their financial aid information via MyUCLA under "Settings"

Manage Your Aid

Use MyUCLA to manage your financial aid information. MyUCLA provides access to the status of your financial aid file and required documentation, applications for summer aid and scholarships and access to your financial aid notifications.