If you wish to apply for financial aid at Hastings College of the Law you must submit:
FOR 1L (ENTERING, PROSPECTIVE and ADMITTED) JD STUDENTS:
FOR 2L, 3L (CONTINUING and TRANSFER) JD PROGRAM:
FOR LL.M., MSL, and other GRADUATE PROGRAMS:
Critical Deadlines for the 2014-15 academic year (for JD program only):
February 17, 2014:
Priority deadline for continuing students to receive full consideration for Federal Work-Study, Hastings Grant, and Federal Perkins loans. Your FAFSA and Supplement must be submitted on or before February 17, 2014.
March 3, 2014:
Priority deadline for applicants and admitted students to receive full consideration for Hastings Grant and Federal Perkins loans.
June 13, 2014:
To ensure your loan proceeds arrive by the beginning of the fall term you must submit your UC Hastings financial aid award letter. Additionally, you must complete the necessary Direct Stafford and Direct Graduate PLUS loan master promissory notes (MPNs) and Entrance Loan Counseling at the Department of Education's web site.
Submit supplemental financial information
Entering students: Submit the Need Access form by the March 3, 2014 priority deadline or as soon as possible after admission.
Continuing UC Hastings students: Submit the UC Hastings Financial Aid Supplement form by the February 17, 2014 priority deadline for UC Hastings Grant and Federal Perkins Loan consideration.
Note: If you plan to apply for the Federal Graduate PLUS loan make sure you resolve any negative issues relating to your personal credit report, as these are credit-based loans. You may access a free credit report online at AnnualCreditReport.com.