Tuition & fees

University of California financial aid tips

5 essentials on paying for college

FAFSA forms are due March 2 — and we have some tips to motivate you to get all the financial help you can.

Oakland Promise Scholars

Oakland Promise Scholars head for UC

Students awarded four-year scholarships in recognition of their academic achievements and volunteer service.

Achieve UC

California students: A world-class UC education is within reach

At more than 150 Achieve UC events this spring, in-state teens get information, resources to make college a reality.

UC tuition increase regents

Regents OK tuition increase to boost student services

UC Board of Regents lends support to measure, which will help accommodate rising California enrollment.

2017 tuition proposal

Regents to consider modest tuition increase for improved student support

Revenue to be used for financial aid, student services and improving the student-faculty ratio.

Student adviser U Cal

UC program helps students decipher college costs

An effort with nonprofit uAspire uses face-to-face advising and novel tools to help kids make financially savvy choices.

UC Davis Pell Grants

UC president joins with California higher education and UC student leaders to support Pell Grants

Reinstating year-round Pell Grants can help students stay on track for their degree.

UC Merced financial aid

5 things every family should know about paying for college

Navigating college costs can be easier than you think.


Applying to college? Don’t make this costly mistake

How California families can make sure they don't miss out on billions in financial aid.

UC Pell Grants

Students and UC leaders urge Congress to restore year-round Pell Grants

UC pushes for extended aid in the federal spending bill in order to help students graduate faster and at a lower cost.