Financial Aid Information

Vision

The University of La Verne will be nationally recognized for its enriching and relevant educational experience, which prepares students to achieve more than they ever imagined.

University Mission

The University of La Verne offers a distinctive and relevant educational experience to a diverse population of traditional-age, adult, and graduate learners preparing them for successful careers and a commitment to life-long learning across the liberal arts and professional programs.

Core Values of the University of La Verne

Ethical Reasoning

The University affirms a value system that actively supports peace with justice, respect of individuals and humanity and the health of the planet and its people. Students are reflective about personal, professional, and societal values that support professional and social responsibility.

Diversity and Inclusivity

The University supports a diverse and inclusive environment where students recognize and benefit from the life experiences and viewpoints of other students, faculty and staff. 

Lifelong Learning

The University promotes intellectual curiosity and the importance of lifelong learning. It teaches students how to learn, to think critically, to be capable of original research, and to access and integrate information to prepare them for continued personal and professional growth.

Community and Civic Engagement

The University asserts a commitment to improving and enhancing local, regional and global communities.

Announcements

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.

2014-15 Cal Grant – Apply by March 3, 2014

Two steps to apply:

  • Complete and submit your 2014-15 FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) to the federal processor by March 3, 2014.
  • Have your school submit your GPA Verification by mail (must be postmarked by March 3, 2014) or electronically by March 3, 2014.

Who should certify your GPA Verification?

Students new to La Verne as of this (2013-14 academic) winter or spring terms: Get your GPA Verification Form certified by your previous school of attendance. You can download the Cal Grant GPA Verification form at: http://www.csac.ca.gov/pubs/forms/grnt_frm/gpaform.pdf.

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.

Información en español

Ayuda financiera estudiantil disponible en español!

 

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