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Benerd College
For Degree and Credentialing: 209.946.2683 For Professional Development: 209.946.2424 For Sacramento Programs: 916.340.6155

3601 Pacific Ave. Stockton, CA 95211
3200 Fifth Ave. Sacramento, CA 95817

Tuition, Fees and Scholarships

General Information | Curriculum | Admissions Process 

Tuition, Fees, and Scholarships

At Benerd we work hard to make sure every student admitted to our programs has access to the full array of available scholarships, grants, and loans. Don't let concern over finances keep you from enjoying the benefits of a Pacific education. 

Tuition and Fees 
Please see the listing of Benerd Tuition and Fees for the most current tuition and fee information. Benerd College graduate students automatically receives a 31% tuition discount, which is built into the special tuition rate for the school.

Scholarships and Financing 

Competitive Endowed Scholarships
The Benerd College awards scholarships to deserving and meritorious students each year. These scholarships often represent a family or organization's wish to honor the legacy of the life of a loved one or a colleague's work or to fulfill their wish to contribute in a meaningful way to their community. Search for scholarships here.

Cal Grant Eligibility
Students in MA + Credential programs may be eligible for an additional year of Cal Grant eligibility, by submitting the Request for
Cal Grant Teaching Credential Program Benefits Form

Tuition Payment Plan
Pacific offers a Tuition Payment Plan in fall and spring semesters, which allows you to pay tuition in four payments.

The Yellow Ribbon Program 
Pacific is a Yellow Ribbon institution, and the university provides additional funding for a specific number of eligible veterans each year.

Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Match
Pacific provides a 50% match for the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award.

Graduate/Professional Student Loan Information 
Graduate students may be eligible for unsubsidized Federal Direct Stafford loans, Grad PLUS loans, and Private (Alternative) loans. Graduate students must be enrolled in at least 4 units to be considered for this type of financial aid assistance.

Loan Forgiveness Program for Teachers 
Under the Teacher Loan Forgiveness Program, those who teach full-time for five complete and consecutive academic years in a low-income school or educational service agency and meet other qualifications may be eligible for the Teacher Loan Forgiveness Program.

Financial Aid Office  
Please contact the Financial Aid Office if you have specific questions about your student account or the tuition payment process, and to inquire about additional financial aid opportunities.      

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