Eligibility Requirements

To receive most types of financial aid at CSUB, a student must:

  • Have a high school diploma or GED;
  • Be a US citizen or eligible non-citizen;
  • Have a valid Social Security Number;
  • Register with Selective Service, if required;
  • Not be in default or owe an overpayment on previous federal aid or have borrowed over student loan limits;
  • Not have had federal aid suspended due to a drug conviction;
  • Be admitted to a CSUB degree or Teacher Credential program;
  • Maintain Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP); and
  • Be enrolled at least half-time

Additionally, each aid program has its own eligibility requirements, such as financial need or state of residency.

Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships

9001 Stockdale Highway
Bakersfield, CA 93311-1022 

Phone: (661) 654-3016
Fax: (661) 654-6800
Email: finaid@csub.edu

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Federal School Code: 007993

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