Important Dates

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.

Incoming Freshmen Incoming Transfers Continuing Undergraduate Students Graduate Students Law Students
FAFSA application available online October 1 October 1 October 1 October 1 October 1
Priority FAFSA filing date — for full consideration for all types of institutional, federal and state aid November 15 November 15 November 15 November 15 November 1​5
Begin checking "To Do" list in Campus Connection — for important messages from Financial Aid November December January January January
Financial Aid Award Packaging begins December February June February April
Complete your Federal Loan Requirements for Fall term August 1 August 1 August 1 August 1 July 15

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
Autumn 2017 August 30, 2017​
​December Intersession 2017 ​December 27, 2017
​Winter 2018 ​December 27, 2017
​Spring 2018 March 21, 2018​
Summer Session I and Summer 10 Week June 06, 2018​
Summer Session II July 11, 2018​
 Law Students
Semester Disbursement Date
Autumn 2017 August 16, 2017​
​Spring 2018 January 03, 2018
Summer 2018 May 30, 2018

Class Start and Registration Dates

Please visit the University Registrar 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. ​​​