Archive Messages Executive Director

Archived Messages from the Executive Director

  Posted: 03-02-15

Corinthian College Students: Next Steps

Is your school closed? Do you have student loans? Cal Grants? We are here to help. The California Student Aid Commission with representatives from the California Office of the Attorney General, the Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education, the California Community Colleges Chancellor's Office, and the East Bay Community Law Center, participated in a webcast to provide information and resources as you take your next steps. To watch the webcast Click Here! from your computer, smartphone, tablet or, download the PowerPoint. For more information about your federal student loan connect with the U. S. Department of Education has established a website. To apply for the California Student Tuition Recovery Fund Click Here!

A Message to Corinthian Colleges Students from the: California Office of the Attorney General

Posted: 04-15-15

Student Aid Commission Issues Statement on the Department of Educationís Actions Against Heald College

SACRAMENTO Ė Executive Director Diana Fuentes-Michel issued a statement on the U.S. Department of Educationís actions against Heald College....Click here for official statement

Posted: 04-15-15

CSAC Halts Cal Grant Awards to 10 Heald Colleges

Acting to protect students and state taxpayer funds, the California Student Aid Commission today suspended Cal Grants payments to 10 Heald College campuses including: Roseville, Stockton, Modesto, Concord, Fresno, Rancho Cordova, Hayward, Milpitas, San Francisco and Salinas. Approximately $1 million in payments have been suspended representing approximately 4,497 Cal Grant Awarded students....Click here for official press release

Posted: 02-13-15

FAFSA grant deadline ends on March 2 2015

Governor Jerry Brown signed California's 2014-15 budget

Good news! On Friday morning, June 20, 2014 Governor Jerry Brown signed Californiaís 2014-15 budget.

The California Student Aid Commission would like to update you on changes to the Cal Grant
and Middle Class Scholarship (MCS) programs for the 2014-15 award year...READ MORE

Bill would simplify financial aid for California high school seniors

  Assembly member Ting Aims to Make College
  Financial Aid More Accessible to Students


January 2014

Consul General of Mexico
Diana and the Consul General of Mexico for Sacramento at Cash for College Night with Justin Rose of the NBA Sacramento Kings Foundation.
Sacramento Bee Editorial Board
Diana with the Consul General of Mexico in Sacramento and members of the Sacramento Bee Editorial Board.

Consul General of Mexico

Sacramento Bee Editorial Board

March 2014

Sacramento Charter HS
Diana congratulates Sacramento Charter High School, Get Schooled California College Challenge Winner for fall 2013
Financial Aid Administrators
Diana addresses the California Student Financial Aid Administrators Association at the State Capitol.

Sacramento Charter High School

Financial Aid Administrators

The Middle Class Scholarship Highlights: The 2013-14 Governor's Budget: May Revise
Higher Education Highlights & the Cal Grant Program Update on the Implementation of the California Dream Act We've moved!
  • Effective April 1, 2013 our offices are located at 1140 White Rock Road, Rancho Cordova, CA 95741
Highlights: Executive Director's Testimony from Asssembly and Senate sub-Committees' on Budget: Education Finance & Higher Education

2010 Updates

2009 Updates