Welcome to Financial Aid

Mission Statement

An education at Vanguard University is an excellent investment. We, the Financial Aid Office, are committed to counseling, advising, and educating our campus community with the utmost care. We provide students with the resources to make a Vanguard education financially attainable by balancing responsible stewardship of all financial aid funds with student-centered values.

Financial Aid Timeline

January 1, 2014 - FAFSA is available for 14/15
March 2, 2014 - FAFSA Priority Deadline
March 2, 2014 - Cal Grant deadline
April 15, 2014 - Tax day – your taxes must be filed by this day.
May 1, 2014 - Verification documents are due
May 1, 2014 - PLUS application is available on studentloans.gov
May 1, 2014 - Begin applying for Private loans
June 2014 - Bills for Fall 2014 go out
July 1, 2014 - Priority deadline for PLUS & private loan applications
July 1, 2014 - 5 month payment plan begins (Office of Accounting Operations)
August 1, 2014 - Fall 2014 Financial Registration Deadline! Contact the Office of Accounting Operations for more information.

Contact Us

Location
1st Floor of the Scott Building

Office Hours
Monday-Thursday: 8:00 am – 6:00 pm
Friday: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Phone: 714.966.5490
Fax: 714.619.6655
Email: financialaid@vanguard.edu

Financial Aid Counselors
Christie Lee (last names beginning A-F)
Elizabeth Castañeda (last names beginning G-N)
Eddy Conroy (last names beginning O-Z)