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UCLA Basic Needs

The UCLA Financial Aid Office (FAO) provides students and their families guidance on applying for and managing financial assistance while students pursue higher education. Students can receive aid through:

  • Grants
  • Loans
  • Scholarships
  • Work Study

Short-Term Loan Program

The Short-Term Loan Program is a program for students to apply for interest-free loans, such as:

  • Emergency Loans
  • Living Expense Loans
  • Financial Aid Advance

Short Term Loan