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Basic Needs Healthy Eats: Study Session Brain Foods

Basic Needs will be holding a Healthy Eats Study Session on Tuesday, June 4 in the Student Success Center at Parnassus.

Please RSVP to grab breakfast and lunch and a spot to study at the Student Success Center from 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m.

Breakfast RSVP:

Lunch RSVP:

If you have any questions about the Study Session Brain Foods event, please reach out to the Basic Needs Team at [email protected]

Office Closed for Holiday Monday, May 27th

The Student Financial Services Office will be closed Monday, May 27th in observance of the Memorial Day Holiday.

We understand that emergencies can arise when our office is closed. To better help serve our students in these instances we have a list of resources to provide assistance when our office is unreachable. Be sure to email or leave a message for our office and we will get back to you as soon as we return.

The After Hours information is located on our Contact Page just below the Virtual Front Desk section.

Congratulations Spring 2024 Graduates!

Congratulations to those students graduating this Spring 2024! We wish you well on all your future endeavors and are grateful to have spent time with you during your time at UCSF.

For those who borrowed a Federal Stafford Loan or Federal Graduate PLUS Loan while in attendance, you must complete Federal Loan Exit Counseling here: Be sure to select the option for Graduate or Professional students.

If you borrowed one or more of the loans below there is a separate/additional exit process:
•       University Loan 
•       CA Dream Loan
•       Health Professions Loan (HPSL)
•       Loan for Disadvantaged Students (LDS)
•       Nursing Student Loan, Nurse Faculty Loan

As applicable, you will receive an email from the servicer ECSI, [email protected], prompting you to complete their Exit Counseling. The UCSF contact for questions about the repayment for these types of loans is Maria Maniego from the Student Accounting Office. Students will manage their loan repayment for these types of loans at