Financial Aid

Financial assistance is available to help with your educational expenses.  For detailed information about the application process and policies, visit the CSUSB financial aid website.

If you need more information, Deborah McCracken, Financial Aid Consultant, is available at the Palm Desert Campus (RG 203) for walk-ins or prescheduled appointments. To set an appointment, call (760) 341-2883 during PDC business hours and select option "1" for assistance. You may leave a message for Deborah McCracken at (760) 341-2883, ext. 78143 or send an email.

Use the following links for scholarship information, deadlines, application information and other scholarship opportunities:

Palm Desert Campus Scholarships
California State University, San Bernardino Scholarships
Off-campus Scholarships and National Scholarship Search Services


Schedule a Financial Aid appointment

Schedule an appointment with a Financial Aid Advisor at the Palm Desert Campus.


Additional Resources

Financial Aid

FAFSA procedures, application, entrance/exit, promissory note, status, general information. For priority, apply between January 1st and March 2nd.

California State University, San Bernardino's institutional code is: 001142

Dream Act Application and

William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan Program (DL)
Master Promissory Note
Entrance & Exit Counseling

California Student Aid Commission Programs
Cal Grant Award Status Award, APLE Program, California State Funded Award Programs including Scholarshare, Cheney Grant, etc.

California Student Aid Commission