Mission Statement

To provide training and professional development opportunities to the financial aid community and to advocate on behalf of the financial aid profession for student educational access and choice.

Vision Statement

CASFAA will:

  • Serve as a resource for all financial aid professionals in California;
  • Provide members with opportunities to become actively involved in the activities of the Association;
  • Prepare members to assume leadership roles in the student aid profession, the Association, and other financial aid associations;
  • Serve as an authority in the State on student aid issues and be consulted regularly by Federal and State policy makers, the media, and other educational partners; and
  • Be proactive with regard to positions on State and national financial aid policy issues, and in protecting the interests and rights of California students for educational access and choice.

(Adopted by the 2006 CASFAA Executive Council, on the 5th day of November, 2006 in Laguna Beach, California.)