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Financial Aid Applications

The California Western Online Aid System allows you to apply for student loans and Federal Work-Study at CWSL and view your aid package and other information about your financial aid status.

  • New users must set up an account using your Social Security Number and your student ID.

  • If you forget or lose your password, you can reset it using your custom security questions.

  • If you should have trouble with the online Financial Aid Application, you can get help by contacting the Financial Aid Office at 619-525-7060.

  • The terms and conditions for the Online Aid System can be reviewed on their own page.

To receive federal aid, you must also complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) which can be completed on line at FAFSA On The Web.

Other Forms

The following California Western Financial Aid Office forms and publications are available in PDF format: