Students who wish to be considered for financial aid awards in academic year 2014-15,should file your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at with information from your 2013 federal tax return and the federal school code for UC Berkeley of 001312. The priority deadline is March 2, 2014.

Complete a FAFSA if you are interested in federal loans or work-study and will be enrolled at UC Berkeley during the 2014-5 academic year. Continuing graduate students who submit a FAFSA by the March 2 deadline should receive a notification of loan eligibility in early to mid-May.

To find out more about federal loans and work-study for graduate students, please see the Graduate Award Guide on the Financial Aid and Scholarships Office website.