Financial Aid

Important Dates and Deadlines

Semester Summer 2017 Fall 2017 Spring 2018
Tuition Due Date # 35 days prior to the start of each course 35 days prior to the start of each course 35 days prior to the start of each course
Priority Filing Date * April 1, 2017 July 1, 2017 November 1, 2017
FA Book Advances Begin Funds will disburse 9 business days prior to your earliest class start date    
Semester Start Date May 30, 2017 August 19, 2017 January 13, 2018
Consortium Agreements Due June 2, 2017 August 28, 2017 January 22, 2018
SAP/MTF Appeal Deadline *** June 17, 2017 October 13, 2017 March 9, 2018
Pell Census Date ** June 2, 2017 August 28, 2017 January 22, 2018
Financial Aid Disbursement Starts June 6, 2017 September 5, 2017 January 29, 2018
Financial Aid Disbursement for Late Start Classes Start 5-7 business days after first class start date 5-7 business days after first class start date 5-7 business days after first class start date
30 Day Delay Loan Disbursements June 30, 2017 September 18, 2018 February 13, 2018
2nd Disbursement Date for Loans (one semester only) June 30, 2017 October 17, 2017 March 13, 2018
Last Day to Submit Documents **** June 16, 2017 December 1, 2017 April 27, 2018
Last Day of the Semester August 3, 2017 December 15, 2017 May 11, 2018

# To view 100% refund dates, go to your class schedule on your Student Center and click on the calendar icon

*Students who appear to be eligible for federal aid and have a complete FAFSA application and supporting documents:

  • may qualify to have their tuition due date extended
  • may be considered for a book advance

Students who complete their financial aid file after the Complete File Date will still be considered for financial aid but must pay their tuition by their due date or sign up for the e-Cashier Payment Plan to avoid being dropped from classes for non-payment.

**Pell awards offered prior to the census date will not be increased for any credits added after the census date.

*** Last day to submit Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) Appeals and Maximum Timeframe Appeals.  Requests submitted after this date will be considered for the following semester.

**** Last day to submit documents (tax returns, verification worksheets, MPN, Entrance Counseling, etc.) needed to complete your file for the semester