Federal financial aid in the form of Unsubsidized Student Loans is available for eligible graduate students to help with the cost of attending California State University Maritime Academy.

To apply for financial aid, students should submit a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Applications for the academic year 2024-2025 can be submitted beginning December 31, 2023. You can apply online at www.fafsa.gov. You can also request a paper application by calling 1-800-4FED-AID.

The federal school code for Cal Maritime is 001134.

The graduate program at Cal Maritime is a five-semester program that covers two academic years, which means you will file two FAFSA applications over the course of the program. See the table below:


TERM 2022 2023 2024
Fall 2022 2022-23 FAFSA    
Spring 2023 2022-23 FAFSA
Summer 2023 2022-23 FAFSA
Fall 2023 2023-24 FAFSA 2023-24 FAFSA
Spring 2024 2023-24 FAFSA 2023-24 FAFSA
Summer 2024 Graduation! 2023-24 FAFSA
Fall 2024   2024-25 FAFSA 2024-25 FAFSA
Spring 2025 2024-25 FAFSA 2024-25 FAFSA
Summer 2025 Graduation! 2024-25 FAFSA
Fall 2025   2025-26 FAFSA
Spring 2026 2025-26 FAFSA
Summer 2026 Graduation!