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Financing Your Education Guide

The Financial Aid and Scholarships Office is excited to welcome newly admitted students to UC San Diego! Please review the Financing Your Education Guide PDFs for admitted students, available in English and Spanish, for an overview of financial aid at UC San Diego. The guide includes a helpful financial aid checklist, information on planning your financial aid and understanding your award offer, a breakdown of the estimated cost of attendance, and more!

Financial Aid Estimator

Net Price Calculator

Use this tool to see how much financial aid you may be eligible to receive for in the 2024-25 academic year.

Estimate Your Aid



Higher Education videos for Financial Aid & Student Services.

FA TV Videos


UC YouTube Resources

Videos focus on applying for financial aid and offer tips on other methods of financing your education.

UC Videos

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

Got questions? Use this resource to find answers to all your frequently asked questions.

Frequently Asked Questions