Types of Financial Aid
Cal State East Bay is committed to helping students to afford obtaining their college degree. We're ready to assist you with the financial resources you need to achieve your educational goals. With federal and state grants, low-interest loans, and work study programs, in addition to university and department-based scholarship opportunities.
Types of Financial Aid at Cal State East Bay
Paying Fees with Financial Aid
Enrollment fees for financial aid recipients are automatically deferred. See complete details in the Paying Your Fees site.
Office of Financial Aid
Student Services & Administration Building, First Floor, Hayward Campus
25800 Carlos Bee Blvd., Hayward, CA 94542
Open Monday - Wednesday , 8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m., Thursdays 8:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m., and Fridays 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Resources on the Internet
Complete a FAFSA Financial Aid Application.
View and process federal Student Loan Information.
National Student Loan Data System for loan and grant information.
Scholarships at Cal State East Bay
Don't Forget to File a FAFSA for Each Year
Students must apply each year to obtain financial aid or to continue receiving aid by submitting a FAFSA. FAFSA deadline for priority consideration is March 2.
Contact the Office of Financial Aid:
The Enrollment Information Center (EIC) is located on the first floor of the Student Services and Administration Building on the Hayward Campus. The EIC is open Monday - Thursday 8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. and Friday 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Extended hours during the first five days of each quarter: Monday - Thursday 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. and Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Call (510) 885-2784; or FAX (510) 885-2161. Telephone assistance is available Monday - Thursday 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. We are not available by phone on Fridays, please call back on Monday or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
The Academic Service Center, Concord Campus is Open Monday - Thursday 10 a.m. - 6:30 p.m. for Admission, Financial Aid, and Registrar general questions.
Financial aid counselor appointments are available the second Tuesday of each month from 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Call (925) 602-6700
Contact Student Financial Services:
Student Financial services is located on the first floor of the Student Services and Administration Building on the Hayward Campus.
Open Monday - Thursday 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Friday 9:00 – 4:30 pm.
Call (510) 885-3767
Offices Closed on Holidays
The above listed hours of operation are subject to change, and not applicable when the University is closed for regularly scheduled holidays.