Summer Academy Students

Summer Academy welcomes all first year students to get a head-start on their degree. Learn the campus culture and academic expectations, connect with faculty and staff for academic advising, and get 7 units done before fall.

Financial Aid Eligibility Requirements

A 2016-2017 FAFSA is needed for new students to receive financial aid for the 2017 summer quarter. This is in addition to the 2017-2018 FAFSA you must file for the upcoming school year.

First Year Students:

  • Submit a 2016-2017 FAFSA and enroll in Summer Academy courses by May 31.

  • The Summer Academy is a 7 unit program. You must remain enrolled in and complete all courses to maintain aid eligibility.

Transfer Students:

  • If you applied for financial aid at a prior institution for 2016-2017, make a correction to this FAFSA and include UC Santa Cruz School Code 001321.

  • Must enroll in Summer Academy courses by June 15.

  • The Summer Academy is a 7 unit program. You must remain enrolled in and complete all courses to maintain aid eligibility.

Financial Aid Available

Examples of Financial Aid Packages

    First Year Student, Dependent, 7 units, 0 Expected Family Contribution

    Transfer Student, Dependent, 7 units, 1150 Expected Family Contribution     

Direct Costs (Tuition & Fees, Food, and Housing) $3,860                     

Subtract Aid Available

-Pell Grant $963

-University Grant $2,238

-Federal Direct Student Loans $1,625

= Excess funds of $966 issued in the form of a refund to assist with indirect costs i.e books, supplies, transportation, ect.

Direct Costs (Tuition & Fees, Food, and Housing)  $3,513

Subtract Aid Available                           

-Pell Grant $771

-University Grant $1,700

-Federal Direct Student Loans $1,625

-Parent Plus Loan $383

= Excess funds of $966 issued in the form of a refund to assist with indirect costs i.e books, supplies, transportation, ect.


   

For more information on the summer academies available click here.