How to Apply for Financial Aid

There are many different types of federal and state financial aid available to students at Antioch University Los Angeles. Here are the three basic steps to apply for aid:

  1. Apply for admission if you’re a new student.
  2. Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) online at Our school code is E00554. Once you submit the application, it may take a few days to process.   You will receive an email confirmation within 3-4 days with a link to your Student Aid Report (SAR)
  3. When you receive the email, check your SAR for errors.  If corrections need to be made, make them online via and submit the changes. You will receive another email confirmation.

These steps are necessary to receive most of the basic types of federal aid, including the Federal Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Education Opportunity Grant (FSEOG), Federal Direct Stafford and Federal Perkins loans, and Federal Work-Study (FWS).

Your eligibility for each type of aid will be determined by our Financial Aid Office. Please keep in mind that this may take a few days to process. Planning in advance and getting us your paperwork quickly will ensure that your financial aid is delivered in a timely manner.