Financing Your Graduate Study

Claremont Graduate University’s seasoned staff can help you navigate the financial aid process. The staff makes every effort to provide accurate, efficient, and timely assistance with your financial aid.

To successfully apply for financial aid, it is important to explore the variety of options available to you. It is recommended that you complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at the same time you apply for admission to your academic program.

Students commonly finance their Claremont Graduate University education through one or more of the following options:

In accordance with the Council of Graduate Schools’ (CGS) resolution, admitted applicants to the summer and fall terms will have a commitment deadline of April 15 or later. Please refer to your offer of admission letter for your specific commitment deadline. You will be required to submit a monetary tuition deposit by the deadline on your offer of admission.


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Kristal Gama

Director of Financial Aid

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Rosie Ruiz

Senior Financial Aid Counselor

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Jane Mendez

Assistant Director of Financial Aid