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  Commission hosted the Symposium on Student Debt

  In November, 2014 the Commission hosted the  Symposium   on Student Debt in California. As of September 2014, total   outstanding balance for student loans was at a record high   of $1.31 trillion, according to a Federal Reserve report. That   is more than the American debt load for both  consumer   credit cards ($881.8 billion) and automobile loans ($839 billion). Find more information from featured presenters, Commission Meeting video presentation and the Summary of Commission Symposium on Student Loan Debt . To read more click here...

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  Locate your nearest Cash for College workshop using the   California Student Aid Commission's Mobile App. It's free   and easy! Click here and select "Set My Location". Use   the Student Aid Commission mobile app from any smart   phone, desktop computer, tablet or other mobile device.

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  Middle Class Scholarship

Important Things to Know

The Middle Class Scholarship (MCS):
is a program that provides undergraduate students, including those pursuing an undergraduate teaching credential, with family income and assets up to $156,000, a tuition discount to attend University of California (UC) or California State University (CSU) campuses ...Read More!

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The Commission provides on-demand training for high school and financial aid administrators. Each mini-training is approximately five minutes in length and targets a specific subject. To watch a mini-training, simply select the link below.
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2017 College Challenge Winners

Congratulations to College Challenge Winner:
Middle College HS, San Bernardino, CA
Over 200 Student Ambassadors, led by their school leadership, used the momentum of the Challenge to raise their FAFSA completion rates. This spring semester, more than 87,000 students from 14 states and 83 high schools across the country competed...Read More!

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