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If you are filing a FAFSA, you will need a FSA ID. To create a FSA ID click here.

Fill out and submit the Free Application For Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) if you are a US citizen or eligible non-citizen.

Fill out and submit the California Dream Act Application (CADAA) if you are an undocumented student.

Fill out and submit the Chafee Application if you were in foster care for at least one day, between the ages of 16 and 18.

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Become an Approved Organization

Organization registration for California Cash for College (CCFC) workshops is now open!

Thank you for your interest in hosting a CCFC workshop in your area. Please register to become an approved Cash for College Organization.

To learn more about what it takes to become an approved CCFC Organization, please view our Partnership Agreement.

Once your request has been approved, you will receive information electronically to complete your account creation to access the CCFC Workshop Management System (WMS). You will login to WMS to register your workshops, assign site users and contacts, order materials, and access training and useful resources to make your workshop successful.

Host a Cash For College Workshop

Thank you for hosting a CCFC workshop in your area. CCFC workshops are offered beginning
on October 1 and run through June 30. Please login to register your workshops, order materials, and access training and useful resources to make your workshop successful.

    Regional Coordinating Organizations

    The CCFC program consists of financial aid workshops managed by the California Student Aid Commission (Commission), in coordination with CCFC Regional Coordinating Organizations (RCO). To learn more about regionally coordinated CCFC efforts across California, please contact the RCO serving your area. To locate your RCO click here.

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