Government Financial Aid Web Sites

  • - provides in-depth information on federal student aid programs, applying for financial aid, and repaying student loans.
  • Federal Personal Identification Number
  • FAFSA on the Web - Official site of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSASM).
  • FAFSA4caster - Receive an estimate of your eligibility for federal student aid.
  • California Student Aid Commission (CSAC) - General information about state aid programs including Cal Grants, APLE and the Chafee Grant.
  • WebGrants for Students - For specific information regarding your application for Cal Grant.
  • William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan Program - You can explore the site for information about the Direct Loan Program, including helpful publications and tools to help manage your Direct Loans.
  • National Student Loan Data System - View the history of loans you've taken out from Brandman University and other institutions.  The National Student Loan Data System (NSLDS) is the U.S. Department of Education's central database for student aid. It receives data from schools, agencies that guaranty loans, the Direct Loan program, the Pell Grant program, and other U.S. Department of Education programs.
  • Selective Service Administration - Confirm your Selective Service registration
  • Internal Revenue Service - Obtain a copy of your IRS Tax Transcript for verification
  • U.S. Department of Education Information - The comprehensive web site for federal student aid services
  • Student Loan Ombudsman - An impartial, confidential resource to resolve federal loan borrower concerns after all other avenues have been exhausted

Independent Financial Aid Web Sites

Tax Relief Programs

Useful Phone Numbers

Federal Student Aid Information (FAFSA, PIN, etc.) 800-4-FEDAID
California Student Aid Commission 888-224-7268
Federal Student Aid Ombudsman Group 877-557-2575
Direct Loan Servicing Center 800-848-0979
Direct Loan Consolidation Center 800-557-7392
Selective Service 888-655-1825
Social Security Administration 800-772-1213
Internal Revenue Service 800-TAX-1040