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University of California, RiversideUCR



Types of Aid  


Federal School Code: 001316

Show me the money.

There are lots of ways to pay for college. Some, like scholarships and grants, you don’t have to repay. Others, like loans, you do. You can also earn money through work study or student employment. Review all your options to create a financial aid package that’s right for you.

 

 

Types of Financial Aid?


Grants

Grants

Grants are awarded on the basis of financial need and do NOT have to be repaid. Grant funds are provided by the federal government, the State of California, and UCR. Learn what grants are available.

Scholarships

Scholarships

Scholarships are awarded on the basis of merit, academic achievement, athletic ability, or special talents. They do NOT have to be repaid. Sources for scholarships include UCR and outside agencies. Get more scholarship info.

Student Employment

Student Employment

Regardless of your financial aid eligibility, make money with a part-time job on or off campus. Talk with Student Employment in the Career Services Center  or search their website for jobs.

Work-Study

Work-Study

On campus and off campus positions are available through the Federal Work Study program. These jobs allow you to earn money to help pay school costs, including tuition, books, fees, etc. See how to get a work-study position.



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
E-mail: finaid@ucr.edu

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