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Many financial aid programs are awarded on a first-come, first-served basis until funds are exhausted. You can help maximize your opportunity to be considered for funds by paying close attention to important financial aid dates and the academic calendar

Financial Aid Disbursement Dates

Funds will be applied to your tuition account after the close of business on these dates. You will see the credit(s) reflected on your tuition account on the next business day.

Undergraduate and Graduate Students

Quarter Disbursement Date
Summer 2015 June 10, 2015: If all of your courses are in Summer Session I or if you are enrolled in 10-week summer session courses
July 15, 2015: If all of your courses are in Summer Session II
Fall 2015 September 2, 2015
Winter 2016 December 28, 2015
Spring 2016 March 23, 2016
Summer 2016 June 8, 2016

Law Students

Semester Disbursement Date
Summer 2015 May 27, 2015
Fall 2015 August 19, 2015
Spring 2016 January 6, 2016
Summer 2016 June 1, 2016

Class Start and Registration Dates

Please visit the Student Records website to view registration dates.

Tuition and Payment Plan Dates

Please visit the Student Accounts website to view important dates and deadlines for tuition and payment plans.

Additional Information on Important Dates 

Incoming Freshman Incoming Transfer  Continuing Undergraduate Students Graduate Students Law Students
FAFSA application available online January 1 January 1 January 1 January 1 January 1
Priority FAFSA filing date - for full consideration for all types of institutional, federal and state aid February 15 February 28 February 28 February 28 February 28
Begin checking "To Do" list in Campus Connection - for important messages from Financial Aid February 28 April 1 March 15 April 1 April 1
Financial Aid Award Packaging begins March 15 May 1 June 1 June 1 April 1
Complete your Federal Loan Requirements for fall term August 1 August 1 August 1 August 1 July 25