The Office of Financial Aid at the University of La Verne is committed to:
- Adhering to federal, state and institutional policies in the administration of financial aid, including the protection of student privacy.
- Empowering La Verne students by providing them with the access and education needed to make informed decisions.
- Providing quality customer service to our students and the University community.
These commitments express the values, purpose and business of the Office of Financial Aid as we embrace the mission of the University of La Verne in providing Knowledge, Service to the community, and Vision for the future.
Book authorizations are available to all students whose Financial Aid exceeds the cost of their tuition and fees. Click here for more information.
University of La Verne’s Net Price Calculator
The University of La Verne’s Net Price Calculator will determine the typical way in which a full time student in a similar financial situation might finance a University of La Verne education. The Net Price Calculator will take approximately 10 minutes to complete and a spanish version is also available.
California Dream Act
The California Dream Act of 2011 allows students who meet AB540 criteria to apply for and receive certain state and institutional financial assistance programs. As of the 2013-14 academic year, eligible California Dream Act students will also be eligible to apply for Cal Grant. To access important information regarding the Dream Act and application, go to: http://www.csac.ca.gov/dream_act.asp.
California Dream Act students who are current or foster youth and have not yet reached their 22nd birthday may also be considered for the California Chafee Grant program. Detailed information and the application can be found at https://www.chafee.csac.ca.gov.
NOW ACCEPTING 2013-14 CHILD DEVELOPMENT GRANT APPLICATIONS
The Child Development Grant Program is a renewable, need-based grant of up to $2,000 per year for students entering the field of child care and development in a licensed children’s center. To qualify you must (1) be enrolled at least half-time in coursework leading to a Child Development Permit and (2) after you graduate, you must commit to work one year in a licensed children’s center for each year you received a Child Development Grant. Students who received an award for 2012-13 must complete a renewal application to be considered for 2013-14 funding.
The University of La Verne, Office of Financial Aid is now accepting new and renewal 2013-14 Child Development Grant applications. The deadline to submit your application to the Office of Financial Aid is JUNE 10, 2013. No applications will be accepted after that date. To download an application, click HERE.
Contact Tenia Summerville, Office of Financial Aid—Grants Coordinator at 909-593-3511, ext. 4958.
2013-14 CHAFEE GRANT APPLICATIONS
The California Student Aid Commission is now accepting 2013-14 Chafee Grant applications. If you are or were in foster care and have financial need, you may qualify for up to $5,000 a year for career and technical training or college. Upon being selected for this grant, you must demonstrate financial need, be enrolled at least half-time, and maintain satisfactory academic progress. You don’t have to pay this money back. If you received a Chafee Grant award for 2012-13, it may be renewed thru your 23rd birthday. You need only complete the 2013–14 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Click HERE for more Chafee Grant information and the application.
To qualify for the Chafee Grant, you must be a current or former foster youth and not have reached your 22nd birthday as of July 1 of the award year. The court must have established your dependency when you were between the ages of 16 and 18. (KinGap youth, adopted youth, guardian placement, and voluntary placement may not be eligible for the Chafee Grant, unless court dependence was established, at any time, between the ages of 16 and 18). The California Department of Social Services will verify your foster youth eligibility status.
To apply, complete and submit the following forms:
• California Chafee Grant Program application on line.
• 2013–14 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
Federal Student Aid – Recent Changes to the Student Aid Programs
As a result of recent legislative changes, you should be aware of a number of new requirements for the federal student aid programs. Most of these changes are effective with the 2012-13 school year (July 1, 2012 through June 30, 2013). Click here to see an overview of the changes.
Financial Aid Award Letter Orientation
Welcome to the University of La Verne. To assist you, we are offering an online award orientation session for students awarded financial aid. Click here for more details!
Información en español
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2012-13 APLE Program
The California Student Aid Commission is no longer accepting 2012-13 APLE applications because the program is being discontinued. The 2012-13 California Budget Act does not authorize any new APLE allocations for the 2012-13 academic year.
The Student Aid Commission will continue to process paperwork and payments for existing (2011-12 academic year and prior) APLE agreements.
|Voter RegistrationWhen a college signs a Program Participation Agreement (PPA) — an agreement to participate in federal student aid programs — it agrees to make a good faith effort to distribute voter registration forms to students. The voter registration requirement applies to general and special elections for federal office, including the election for governor, or other chief executive within a state.Voter registration materials are available at the Financial Aid Office 120 days prior to the deadline for registering to vote. For voter registration information online visit Los Angeles County Registrar-Recorder/County Clerk|