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FAFSA/Dream Act Applications

2024-2025 Financial aid applications are now available online.

There are some new terminologies to the 2024-2025 Financial Aid Applications.  These new terminologies may be confusing to the returning applicants.  However, first time financial aid applicants will not be affected. 

When completing the 2024-2025 application, please read carefully the information requested.  If you need assistance, our financial aid staff will be available to assist.  There will be many FAFSA or Dream Act Application workshops available to assist with your application process.  Please visit our Financial Aid Website on a regular basis to obtain the latest information and/or workshops date, time, and location.

For more information on the 2024-2025 FAFSA application process, please click here. For details regarding the 2024-2025 Dream Act application process, click here. We will provide further details as they become available.

Remember, we, the ELAC Financial Aid Office Team, are here to assist you with your educational journey!


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2023-2024 Financial aid applications are currently available online:

Which application is right for you?

Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA):

Who's Eligible for FAFSA

  • Citizens
  • Legal Permanent Residents
  • Eligible Non- Citizens (per FAFSA)
  • T visa holders

Who's NOT Eligible for FAFSA

  • Any other immigration status that is not listed above including:
    • DACAmented students
    • Undocumented individuals

File a 2023-2024 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at www.studentaid.gov. The application is available on October 1, 2022.

Our school code for the application is 001222 (FAFSA). Best practice is to use the IRS data retrieval function to download yours and your parents’ federal tax data. It will help expedite the application process and reduce the chances of being selected for verification (a longer process).

California Dream Act Application (CADAA):

Who's Eligible for CADAA

  • AB 540/ SB 68 Eligible Students Who Are:
    • Undocumented individuals
    • DACAmented individuals
    • U visa holders
    • TPS holders

Who's NOT Eligible for CADAA

  • Any visa holder (except U)
  • Citizens
  • Legal Permanent Residents
  • Eligible Non-Citizens (per FAFSA)

File a 2023-2024 California Dream Act Application at https://dream.csac.ca.gov/landing. The application is available on October 1, 2022.

Our school code for the Dream Act application is 02226000 (CADAA).

Still not sure which application to fill out, click here for more details on both applications or click here information on our services.