Long Term Resources

The Student Emergency Relief Aid program was created to alleviate short-term financial hardships. For long-term needs, we ask that you consider the following resources:

Telephone Outreach Program

If you are looking for an on-campus job, the Telephone Outreach Program (TOP) is an amazing opportunity for students. You can build professional and interpersonal skills while fundraising to sustain and strengthen UC Davis programs and resources. TOP hires year round, has flexible scheduling, and is one of the highest paying jobs on campus! 

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UC Davis Scholarships


Award Amount: Up to full cost of attendance

Application Opens: October

Application Deadline: Early January

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Outside Scholarships

Award Amount: Variable

Application Opens: See specific award for information

Application Deadline: See specific award for information

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Blue & Gold Opportunity Plan

Award Amount: Fees and tuition covered if family income below $80,000

To be considered, file a FAFSA by March 2

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Special Circumstances Review

Award Amount: Revises your Expected Financial Contribution, and could result in greater financial aid

Application Deadline: Mid-December

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Emergency and Short-Term Loans

Award Amount: $500 that must be repaid in 30 days

Application Deadline: Reviewed daily between 8:30 and 9:30 am

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Special Categories

Financial Aid information for Undocumented Students

Financial Aid information for Non-California Residents

Financial Aid information for International Students