Financial Aid for Teacher Candidates

General Financial Aid Requirements

Applicants must:                                                                                                        

Financial Aid Incentives for Future Teachers

  • Pell Grant
  • State University Grant ( SUG)
  • Cal Grant
  • TEACH Grant (The Federal Student Aid TEACH Grant will support future teachers for up to $4,000 per year in exchange for teaching service in a high-need field. Minimum 3.25 GPA required.)
  • Middle Class Scholarship
  • Campus-based and private scholarships
  • Student Loans
  • Work Study 
  • For more information see Financial Aid information for teacher candidates (Financial Aid Office)

Applying for Financial Aid

For more information on financial aid incentives eligibility requirements and application process visit the Financial Aid website, schedule an appointment with Financial Aid advisor Christina Goodeill,, 209-667-3336, or contact Teacher Recruitment and Retention with the Math and Science Teacher Initiative, DBH 305-308,, 209-667-3589.

Financial Aid