Special Situations

Applying for financial aid is especially difficult for students with nontraditional or undocumented families. However, these students ARE eligible for some aid in California. With your help, they can get the money that they need to make the transition into college. In this section, we have gathered resources to help you advise students through complicated situations such as these.

The most important things to know, in order to help these students get aid:


Looking for more details on how to help these students? Visit our pages on Foster Youth, Undocumented Students, or Other Complicated Situations.