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For more information on the California Dream Act including the application worksheet, Spanish paper version and other useful forms, visit the CA Dream Act Resources Page.


  • To apply for a Cal Grant submit a California Dream Act Application by March 2 .
  • NEW to the CA Dream Act?
    First Time User?

    • Start a NEW application
    • Do not submit multiple applications

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  • Returning User to CA Dream Act?

    • Renew your application
    • Submit a saved application
    • Make a correction or add a school to your application

  • Submit Parent Signature

    • Request a Parent PIN
    • Forgot your Parent PIN?
    • Sign the Student Application

The California Student Aid Commission has strict security and confidentiality policies and procedures in place to protect the integrity and confidentiality of student records. The California Student Aid Commission has not now, or in the past, shared any information which would indicate a student's immigration status, either documented or undocumented. The California Student Aid Commission also adheres to the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) (20 U.S.C. § 1232g; 34 CFR Part 99), a Federal law that protects the privacy of student education records.

Pursuant to section 502 of the California Penal Code and Public Law 99-474, Title 18, United States Code unauthorized access to applicant information will be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law.