Sixteen Days Left Until March 2 FAFSA Deadline

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Only little more than two weeks are left until the March 2 deadline for the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Completion of the FAFSA application is required for college financial aid packages.

FAFSA assistance and deadline information may be found at here. When applying for any of the above services, remember to apply on time, enclose all requested documents and enclose application fees. Applications are not considered complete until all documents and fees are submitted. If you have any questions about college admission tests, applications or financial aid, please contact your school counselor.

Three upcoming events are also designed to help students with their college admission process:

  • UC Davis 18th Annual Cesar Chavez Youth Leadership Conference and Celebration on Saturday, March 10 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. for middle school, high school and community college students. Workshops on college admission, financial aid and more. High school students should check with their counselors about the event. More information can be found here
  • Youth Leadership Summit College Fair and Technology Student Showcase on Tuesday, March 13 at the Sheraton Grand Hotel from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Students should take their transcripts. College admission and financial aid information will be available. Sponsored by the California Association of African-American Superintendents and Administrators (CAAASA) and the California Student Aid Commission. More information can be found here
  • College Making It Happen on Saturday, April 14 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Free workshops for parents and students in middle and high school at Sacramento State. Workshops will help with academic and financial planning. More information and registration information can be found here