Santa Clara University

Jesuit School of Theology of Santa Clara University in Berkeley

Federal Financial Aid

Free Application For Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

In addition to JST Financial Awards,all lay or non-religious U.S. citizens and eligible non-citizens are required to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).  The FAFSA application determines eligibility for United States federal financial aid. The FAFSA application process is administered through the Graduate Theological Union Consortial Financial Aid Office. 
             **Deadline for all FAFSA applications: March 1st

Federal Stafford Loans

The Graduate Theological Union participates in the Federal Direct Loan program, also commonly referred to as the Federal Stafford Loan Program. These loans are available to degree students who can demonstrate need according to specific government standards and who maintain satisfactory progress during their program of study.

APPLY NOW for Federal Financial Aid

Find out everything you need to know about Federal Financial Aid and begin the application process: visit the GTU Consortial Financial Aid Office website today.

  1. Learn about how to apply for federal financial aid
  2. Access a helpful financial aid checklist
  3. file your FAFSA electronically



If you have further questions, members of the GTU Consortial Financial Aid Office administrative staff are available by phone at: 510-649-2469 and by email at:

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Please refer all inquires, including requests for application forms, directly to:

Admissions Department

Maureen Beckman

Assistant Dean of Enrollment Management and Marketing
Phone: (510) 549-5016

Kristin Casey
Associate Director of Enrollment Management
Phone: (510) 549-5013

Mailing Address:
Jesuit School of Theology of Santa Clara University
ATTN: Admissions
1735 LeRoy Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94709