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Cal Maritime: Cost and Financial Aid

Financial Aid Office

Financial aid officer:Ken Walsh,Financial Aid Director
Contacting the office:707 654-1276707
654-1007 (fax)
finaid@csum.edu
FAFSA number:001134

Expences

Undergraduate tuition:$5,472; $9,960 out-of-state
Tuition notes:$8,208 (Western Undergraduate Exchange).
Additional required fees:$1,314
Book fees:$1,336
Miscellaneous expenses:$4,502
Other expenses:Personal, transportation, miscellaneous.
Combined room and board expenses:$11,756

Applying for Aid

​Required form:Priority d​ate​Rolling?Closing date
FAFSA:March 2yesN/A
Date award notification begins:April 15
Applied for financial aid:
  • 55% of first-year students 
  • 80% of full-time undergraduates 
  • 27% of part-time undergraduates
Determined to have financial need:
  • 100% of first-year students 
  • 100% of full-time undergraduates 
  • 100% of part-time undergraduates
Students determined to have financial need who received any financial aid:
  • 100% of first-year students 
  • 100% of full-time undergraduates 
  • 100% of part-time undergraduates
Students determined to have financial need who received any need-based gift aid:
  • 87% of first-year students 
  • 84% of full-time undergraduates 
  • 70% of part-time undergraduates
Students receiving financial aid who received need-based self-help aid:
  • 80% of first-year students 
  • 17% of full-time undergraduates 
  • 90% of part-time undergraduates
Students receiving financial aid who received any non-need-based gift aid:
  • 0% of first-year students 
  • 0% of full-time undergraduates 
  • 0% of part-time undergraduates
Students receiving financial aid whose need was fully met (excluding PLUS loans and private alternative loans):
  • 29% of first-year students 
  • 33% of full-time undergraduates 
  • 30% of part-time undergraduates
Average need-based gift award:
  • $7,379 for first-year students 
  • $8,870 for full-time undergraduates 
  • $5,482 for part-time undergraduates
Average need-based loan (excluding PLUS loans and private alternative loans):
  • $4,053 for first-year students 
  • $5,075 for full-time undergraduates 
  • $3,841 for part-time undergraduates
School participates in Federal Work-Study Program:yes

Types of Aid Available

Parent loans packaged to meet need:
  • Direct Subsidized Stafford Loans
  • Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loans
  • Direct PLUS Loans
  • Federal Perkins Loans
Need-based scholarships/grants available:
  • need-based (general)
  • Federal Pell Grants
  • SEOG
  • state scholarships/grants
  • college/university scholarships/grants (institutional funds)
  • private scholarships/grants
Non-need-based scholarships/grants available:
  • non-need-based (general)
  • ROTC scholarships