Dates & Deadlines
Dates listed are anticipated, and are subject to change without notice.
Direct Loans may be disbursed in two payments each semester. Check WebAdvisor to see if you are due a second loan payment.
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.
2016-17 Academic Year Dates & Deadlines
For the Spring 2017 and Summer 2017 semesters, you must complete your 2016-17 year FAFSA application.
Spring 2017 Semester
5/5: Refund for grants.
Summer 2017 Semester
5/1: PRIORITY DEADLINE - Students who have received an Award Letter by this date will have their classes held.
5/16 - 6/2: Make bookstore purchases with your financial aid.
5/30: SUMMER LOAN DEADLINE - students must be enrolled in 6 in-program credit hours and have all loan requirements completed.
6/14: Refund for grants, and loans for returning students.
7/12: Refund for grants, and loans for new students.
2017-18 Academic Year Dates & Deadlines
For the Fall 2017, Spring 2018, and Summer 2018 semesters, you must complete your 2017-18 year FAFSA application.
4/1: DEADLINE for additional campus programs, including work-study and SEOG.
Fall 2017 Semester
7/1: PRIORITY DEADLINE - Returning students who have received an Award Letter by this date will have their classes held.
8/1: PRIORITY DEADLINE - New students who have received an Award Letter by this date will have their classes held.
Scholarship Dates & Deadlines
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 is March 31, 2017. Apply now!
Appeals are ONLY reviewed in between semesters. Students who are not meeting the Financial Aid Satisfactory Academic Progress (FASAP) policy may appeal for reinstatement of financial aid eligibility. To appeal, they will need to do the following:
1. Attend the "what it means to be a successful student" one hour seminar, scheduled Wednesdays at 11:00 a.m. and Fridays at 3:00 p.m. in Bailey 021 (no appointment necessary).
2. Complete career counseling. Schedule an appointment.
3. Submit the Financial Aid Satisfactory Academic Progress Appeal form, available on our Forms & Resources page, to the Financial Aid Office before the start of their next semester.
4. If their appeal is approved, complete the Financial Aid Student Academic Plan at the Financial Aid Office before the start of their next semester.
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
Paper Check Delivered by USPS
Three business days
One business day
Five to seven business days