Finances

Basic Needs Holistic Fund

Emergency financial support in rental assistance, food assistance, housing security deposit, medical and mental health expenses, technology, research, and emergency needs for students with dependents

Bears for Financial Success

Peer-to-peer financial wellness program that offers one-on-one appointments to help students manage personal finances

Cost of Attendance Adjustment

The Financial Aid Office may be able to increase your budget and financial aid eligibility if you incur expenses that are higher than your standard financial aid budget

Emergency Loans

Short-term, interest-free emergency loans to help meet unanticipated expenses directly related to the cost of education

SAO Financial Aid Division

Provides advice and support for students experiencing financial challenges with the university, such as financial aid appeals, residency for tuition purposes, student health insurance, and more.

International Student Need-Based Grants

Need-based tuition and fee grants for international students experiencing a significant, unexpected change in their financial stituation

International Graduate Student Parent Grant

Need-based stipend for international graduate student parents with a child living with them in the Bay Area

Health Opportunity Fund

Funds (up to $130) available to use for services and prescriptions at the Tang Center

International Student Need-Based Medical Fund

Medical fund for international students experiencing unanticipated medical costs, paid to the medical provider directly

Orion Fund

Grants for students in health crisis to cover health costs, medical technology, and other living expenses