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CalFresh & Food Security for Students

Having trouble making ends meet? The Food Security for Students program can help connect you with resources on campus and in the community.

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Federal Student Aid System Maintenance

During the period of November 10–19, 2018, the Department of Education will perform extended system maintenance to its core financial systems. We will be unable to process any Federal Direct Loans during this time. Please contact us if you have any questions or concerns.

Cost of Living Supplement

To bridge the gap for students enrolled in degree programs who are not living in campus housing, UCSF offers a need-based program to provide a $2,400 Cost of Living Supplement (COLS) to current and admitted students.

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