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FPU Possibilities Scholarship


51 Pacific offers a full tuition package for qualifying students. Incoming freshmen with a 3.6 academic GPA or higher (on a 4.0 scale, excluding all non-academic courses and courses taken in grade 9) who receive a Cal Grant A or B, a maximum Federal Pell Grant and meet all financial need criteria will receive the FPU Possibilities Scholarship, a supplemental award that will cover the remaining cost of tuition. The award is renewable at the same dollar amount if enrolled full-time in a traditional undergraduate program, are in good standing, and maintain eligibility for your Cal Grant and full Pell Grant award status. Click here to see if you qualify for the 2023-24 California Student Aid Commission Income and Asset Ceilings or .

2023-24 California Student Aid Commission Income and Asset Ceilings

Priority deadline for the FPU Possibilities Scholarship for Fall 2024 is April 2, 2024. To meet the deadline, you must be admitted and complete your FAFSA by the posted deadline of April 2, 2024 and have selected FPU on your FAFSA.

Next Steps

  1. Apply and receive admission to FPU.
  2. by March 2nd
    (For FA 2024 students, this deadline has been extended to April 2nd, 2024)
    1. Use school code 001253 or select FPU from the school search function.
  3. No separate application is needed! If you qualify, the FPU Possibilities Scholarship will automatically be placed on your financial aid package.
  4. Meet with your admission representative or Student Financial Services advisor for more details.
  5. Accept your financial aid package and submit your enrollment deposit by May 1.

Sample Packages for Freshman (Fall 2023)

Board (Meals)$5,130

Sample #1 

Grants & ScholarshipsAmount
Cal Grant$9,358
Pell Grant$6,895
Dean's Scholarship$16,000
FPU Possibilities Scholarship$2,707

Sample #2

Grants & ScholarshipsAmount
Cal Grant$9,358
Pell Grant$6,895
Heritage Scholarship$14,000
FPU Possibilities Scholarship$4,707