FIVE EASY STEPS TO FINANCIAL AID CLASS-Web STEP ONE: Apply for Financial Aid at www.fafsa.gov or dream.csac.ca.gov STEP TWO: Set Your BankMobile Refund Preference STEP THREE: IMPORTANT! Complete Your Financial Aid File STEP FOUR: Check Awards and Eligibility on CLASS-Web STEP FIVE: Keep Your Financial Aid Eligibility COMPLETING THE FAFSA OR DREAM APP IS THE FIRST STEP TO FINANCIAL AID When we get your application, we award the California Promise Grant (Fee Waiver) first, to eligible CA residents and confirmed AB540 students. BUT THERE COULD BE MORE! Complete your financial aid file with our office and you could receive up to $6395 in Federal Pell Grants per year! Over 60% of students who apply are awarded Financial Aid. Apply by March 2 nd each year, to be considered for multiple state grants: Up to $1672 in Cal Grant. If you get the Cal Grant, and enroll 12 units or more each semester, you could get an additional $1298 per year. And if you enroll in 15 units or more each semester, you could receive an additional $2702!