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Dates & Deadlines



Important Details

Dates listed are anticipated, and are subject to change without notice.

Direct Loans are disbursed in two payments each semester.

You must be enrolled in a minimum of 6 in-program credit hours to receive a loan disbursement.

If you would like to reduce your loan amounts, or cancel your loans entirely, you must complete the Direct Loan Adjustment Form and submit it to the Financial Aid Office within 14 days of the first disbursement date.


2017-18 Academic Year

For the 2017 Fall, 2018 Spring, and 2018 Summer semesters, you must complete your 2017-18 year FAFSA application.


2017 Fall Semester

9/20: Financial aid disbursement.

11/8: Financial aid disbursement.



January – March: Online application available.

April – May: Scholarship application reviews and selections.

June: Award notifications via email.

The deadline to apply for scholarships for the 2017-2018 academic year has passed.



December 1 - January 5: You may submit an FASAP Appeal Request for the 2018 Spring semester, provided that you are not enrolled during the 2017 Fall semester. Students enrolled for the 2017 Fall semester may submit an appeal beginning May 15. Before doing so, please review our Financial Aid Satisfactory Academic Progress (FASAP) policy and our Appeal Process.

May 15 - July 15: You may submit an FASAP Appeal Request for the 2018 Fall semester. Before doing so, please review our Financial Aid Satisfactory Academic Progress (FASAP) policy and our Appeal Process.

You must submit appeals in person to the Financial Aid Office, unless you have made alternate arrangements with a financial aid staff member.


Special Circumstances (income adjustment) Request 

November 1: Deadline to submit a Special Circumstances form for the 2017 Spring semester. Your request will be reviewed after that date.


Financial Aid Refunds

All financial aid funds, except work-study paychecks, are disbursed through BankMobile. The date by which you will receive your funds depends on the BankMobile refund option that you select:

Electronic Deposit To Another Account

Electronic Deposit To A BankMobile Vibe Account

Three business days

 One business day