Direct Loan Deadline:
For Fall 2020 semester only: December 8, 2020.
For Fall 2020 and Spring 2021 semesters, or the Spring 2021 semester only: May 12, 2021
CAL Grant Deadline
March 2 – Cal Grant A, B Entitlement and Competitive awards and Cal Grant C award.
September 2 – Second chance deadline for community college students to apply for a Cal Grant B. Since the number of awards available in September is limited, it is best to apply by March 2.
(Students applying for the CAL Grant through the Dream Act application are not eligible for the second chance deadline and must apply before the March 2 deadline.)