Applicants and CSUS Employees

  • Please sign in using your MySacState Username and MySacState Password.
  • DO NOT USE: “@csus.edu” or Student ID number.

Newly Admitted Students

  • Before attempting to apply for Sac State scholarships, new students, please ensure you have received a Sac State Student I.D. number and activated your MySacState account with a valid email address. Create your SacLink account

Note: If you are a Reference or Reviewer NOT using an @csus.edu email address, please click on the “References and Reviewers” tab to sign in.

To request a reasonable disability accommodation to access this website and its content, please email scholarshipFAQs@csus.edu or call (916) 278-6179.


To access your Reference or Reviewer account, sign in with your Blackbaud ID (BBID) using the email address where you received your invitation.

If you don’t have a Blackbaud ID, click Continue with Blackbaud ID then select Sign Up and follow the steps to create one. The sign up is a one-time process. Once you have signed up, you will be able to sign in with your new Blackbaud ID.

If you need to recover your password or you have not yet received an email confirming your account, see trouble signing in.