Resources and Helpful Links
FAFSA on the Web: All eligible students and parents can receive some type of financial assistance, regardless of the family's income and assets. However, for UCI to determine your eligibility for specific programs, you must complete and submit a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). You can do this online at www.fafsa.ed.gov.
UCI's Federal School code is 001314.
Cal Grant: Students should check their Cal Grant status by visiting the California Student Aid Commission's (CSAC) website for students, WebGrants for Students.
Exit Counseling: Each student borrower must complete exit counseling if they are graduating or leaving school. Click here for more information.
First-time Borrowers / Loan Entrance Counseling: Each student receiving a loan for the first time at UCI must complete Loan Entrance Counseling. This requirement applies to students who have previously borrowed at another institution. Loan funds cannot be released until this requirement has been met. Entrance counseling can be completed by clicking here.
An Important Note About Submitting Your Entrance Counseling: In order to ensure that UCI receives notification that you completed your entrance counseling follow these steps:
- In Step 3 "Select Schools" click on the button "Add Schools".
- Enter "Irvine" for the school name and click the Search button.
- Select "University of California - Irvine" and click the "Choose Selected School" button.
- Click on the "Proceed" button and the information will be sent to UCI.
Online Forms: If you have been instructed by the Financial Aid staff to complete a certain form, you may be able to download it here and print it on your own printer. You will need Adobe Acrobat® Reader to view the forms.
ZOT Account Online: The Student Billing System (SBS) is your one-stop-shop for checking the most current status of what you owe UCI for registration and when it's due.
Address Change: If your address has changed recently, you can change it online at the Registrar's StudentAccess page. You can also check your grades, transcripts and course enrollment there.
BS - 4/28/2015