California State Programs (Cal Grant & Dream Act)
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California State Programs (Cal Grant & Dream Act)

Important Announcements for Students


El Camino College Financial Aid Office electronically submitted SSN GPAs to CSAC on 07/16/19 for September 2, 2019 deadline. To track your Cal Grant visit


2019-2020 Dream Act Students
Complete a California Dream Act Application by March 2, 2019.
Submit a 
Cal Grant GPA Verification Form by March 2, 2019.


September 2, 2019 Cal Grant Deadline

2019-2020 Cal Grant Students
The Cal Grant deadline is September 2, 2019 - September 2
 - PDF

2019-20 Paper Cal Grant GPA Verification Form and academic transcripts deadline to submit to ECC Financial Aid Office is August 23, 2019 for manual calculation. (NO EXCEPTIONS WILL BE MADE.)

AB540 Students
Are you an AB540 Student? Here's what you need to know! Information Sheet - PDF
Want to know when you've been awarded a Cal Grant?
Here's what you need to know!
 - When will I know and Understanding My Cal Grant - PDF

Are you a new Cal Grant recipient?
Here's what you need to know! - New Cal Grant Recipient - PDF 

Accessing your Cal Grant information
You can access your Cal Grant information online 24/7at WebGrants4Students.