Financial Aid

Contact Us 

Federal School Code: 001316


Financial Aid Office

Highlander One Stop Shop (HOSS)

First Floor, Student Services Building
Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Phone: (951) 827-3878
Fax: (951) 827-5619


Federal School Code: 001316

Mailing Address

University of California, Riverside
Financial Aid Office
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521-0209


The Financial Aid Office is part of the Highlander One Stop Shop (HOSS) located on the first floor of the Student Services Building, toward the center of campus and northwest of the Bell Tower. Get a printable campus map!  We recommend you purchase an all-day parking permit for $6 at the Kiosk on West Campus Drive and park in Lot 6 as assigned by a Kiosk attendant. Permits are required and parking regulations are in effect seven days a week on all UC Riverside property.

Off-Campus Resources

California Student Aid Commission
Cal Grant Eligibility Questions
(888) CA-GRANT

Department of Education
General inquiries, information regarding Federal Aid Programs, status of FAFSA application, address & school code changes
(800) 433-3243


Meet Our Staff

Jose A. Aguilar
Director of Financial Aid 

Patsi Anderson
Compliance Officer

Elizabeth Tatum
Fiscal Officer



Janice Darling
Assistant Director, Counseling

Josie Ayala
Counselor/Federal Work Study Coordinator

Melissa Dick
Counselor/Athletics Coordinator

Kelly Mitchell
Counselor/Education Abroad/Summer Programs Coordinator

Laura Molina
Counselor/SAP Coordinator

Ann Quade
Counselor/Cal Grant Coordinator

Customer Service 

Jennifer Achan
Assistant Director, Customer Service

Tami Disney
Financial Aid Assistant

Gerrie Hackett
Financial Aid Assistant

James Jaennette
Financial Aid Assistant

Deja Johnson
Financial Aid Assistant

Nancy Nguyen
Financial Aid Assistant

LaNita Spence
Financial Aid Assistant

Pauleen Stancic
Financial Aid Assistant 

Kelly Stewart
Financial Aid Assistant


Other Important UCR Departments

Veteran's Affairs
(951) 827-3861

Graduate Financial Support
(951) 827-4302

Pre-Loan Counseling
(951) 827-3200

(951) 827-3208

Career Services Center
Student employment, job placement
(951) 827-3631


Services for Student with Disabilities (SSD)
(951) 827-3861

Graduate Division
Admissions status, eligibility requirements
(951) 827-3313

Deferred Payment Plan, Direct Deposit Inquiries
(951) 827-3204

Academic Resource Center
Academic support services, academic process appeals
(951) 827-3721

More Information

General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

Department Information

UCR Financial Aid Office
900 University Ave.

Tel: 951-827-3878
Fax: 951-827-5619