Advising

All of the following services are provided free of charge to Santa Barbara County students and their families. Scholarship Foundation workshops and advising appointments serve more than 25,000 individuals each year.

  • Assistance with the completion of scholarship and other financial aid applications
  • Personal financial aid advising to help you understand the range of grants, scholarships, federal aid, and state aid available
  • Presentations and workshops, such as Making College Happen, How to Choose a Major, and How to Pick a College
  • Financial aid information sessions

Financial aid advising appointments are available at our offices in Santa Maria and Santa Barbara. Please note that bilingual staff members are available. Please call (805) 687-6065 or email [email protected] to schedule an appointment.