California Dream Act Application Process
IT PAYS TO DREAM!
Apply for the California Dream Act.
FOLLOW THE 4 STEPS TO CASH!New Applications are available October 1st
Step 1: Apply October 1 - March 2
Step 2: Check your To Do List
- Create an account from the link on your To Do List and complete all required Outstanding Financial Aid Tasks.
Check your to do list
Note: It is important to submit these required tasks in a timely manner to avoid any delays in your financial aid file. Once the Financial Aid Office reviews all required documentation and completes the verification process if required, the file will be completed.
Step 3: Review Awards
Note: Plan ahead, it is important to review your awards in order to budget yourself and know how much money you need to save for books and supplies.
Step 4: Receive Disbursement
Note: In order to receive your Cal Grant and Student Success Completion Grant disbursements you must meet the Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) Standards.
Helpful Hint: Create an Webgrants account to stay informed about the status of your California Dream Act Application and eligibility for the Cal Grant. You will need your California Dream Act ID number to create an account. The number is located on your California Dream Act Application.