AB 540 Forms

AB 540 (California Nonresident Tuition Exemption Request)PDF document – A student should submit an AB 540 waiver when they initially apply to the college to Admissions and Records before enrollment. A new AB 540 waiver form will need to be submitted only if there is a break in enrollment. The student should follow up with the Financial Aid Office to submit a Board of Governors Fee Waiver and(or) Dream Act Application.  

Board of Governors Fee Waiver – Covers your $46 per unit tuition for an academic year (Fall, Spring, and Summer). It does not cover your ID, health fee, labs, or books. You are required to pay any outstanding fees 7 days after you register. Otherwise, your classes will be dropped.

Cal Grant G-4 Non-SSN Cal Grant GPA Verification Form - Complete this form along with the Cal Dream Act Application by March 2nd.

 

Cal Grant G-8 High School Certification Form PDF document- This form is used to submit proof of your high school graduation. 

 

Cal Grant G-10 Grant Record ChangeFormPDF document - This form is used to submit a school change or leave of absence request.

 

Dream Act Application – Application is available every January 1st. Complete once a year by March 2nd. Will determine if you are eligible for a board of governor’s fee waiver, EOPS, and Cal Grant.

 

Financial Aid Forms - If you are selected for verification, you may be required to submit additional forms.  Check your To Do list on my.cerritos.edu to see if there are any additional forms needed.

 

NON-SSN Cal Grant GPA Verification Form – Application is available every January 1st. Complete once a year by March 2nd. Will determine if you are eligible for funds to help with books and supplies. Your college will submit your GPA electronically if you have completed at least 24 college level courses. Otherwise, you are required to have your high school complete the form.

 

 Selective Service Registration Form– All males aged 18-25 must register with the Selective Service System. If you believe that you are not required to be registered, call the Selective Service office at 1-847-668-6888 for information regarding exemptions. Please complete the form and mail it to the address printed. Once you receive confirmation, please submit it to the financial aid office if requested.

 

Selective Service Status Request Form - All males over the age of 25 that have never registered with Selective Service must request their Selective Service Status along with a statement explaining the reason they did not register.