Frequently Asked CA DREAM Questions

California Dream Act FAQ for Parents and Students (CSAC.ca.gov) 

  1. What is the AB540, and how do I obtain AB540 status?
  2. How do I apply for financial aid under the California Dream Act?
  3. Can I fill out the Ca DREAM Act Application if I don’t have a Social Security number?
  4. As an undocumented student, am I eligible for federal student aid?
  5. Do I have to wait until my parents or I filed taxes to complete my CA Dream Act Application?
  6. What if my parents live in another country, and I live with my aunt/boyfriend/sibling/roomate?
  7. Does my parent’s citizenship affect my eligibility for DREAM Act financial aid?
  8. How do I fix mistakes on my CA Dream Act Application?
  9. I was notified that I got the Cal Grant! How do I get the money?
  10. How do I renew my Cal Grant?
  11. I am a foster youth, and I don’t have a Social Security number or any paperwork about my biological parents. Can I get any financial aid for college?

Click on the link below for the answers: 

http://www.csac.ca.gov/pubs/forms/grnt_frm/cal_grant_dream_act_faqs.pdf 

For other financial aid and resources for Dreamers visit: e4fc.org, maldef.org

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