Fall 2020 Admitted Students FAQs
We are updating our FAQs regularly. Please check for additional FAQs.
Cal Grant / State-based Grants
Changes in Financial Circumstances
Document Delivery to the Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships
Answer: Please do not send documents via fax or email. Your personal information is at risk. Instead, please send documents by mail (or to our office drop box) Be sure to provide the student's Red ID on all documents.
San Diego State University
Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships
5500 Campanile Drive
San Diego, CA 92182-7436
Financial Aid Eligibility for the 2020-21 Academic Year
A: Awarding will begin in early April.
There are loan limitations that are set by the federal government. Go to: Annual direct loan limits by class level for more information.
Loan activation for the 20-21 academic year will begin in July 2020.
A: You can only apply for scholarships after completing the Intent to Enroll and creating your SDSU ID. You will not hear back regarding being awarded the scholarship until summer or early fall.
A: Please email us at: [email protected]
A: You may obtain your Tax Return Transcript online at www.irs.gov If you are unable to obtain them using the on-line tool, then you must download Form 4506-T from the IRS website. This is a form you mail in to the IRS to request your Tax Return Transcript or Verification of Nonfiling Letter to be mailed to you.
For additional questions, email us at [email protected]