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2017-2018 Financial Aid Disbursement Schedule

Wondering when you’ll receive your financial aid? Refer to these charts for estimated disbursement dates.

Have questions? Contact the Financial Aid Call Center (Monday-Thursday, 7 a.m.-7 p.m.; Friday, 7 a.m.-5 p.m.) at 972-587-2599 for more information.

Fall 2017
Tuition paid (begins 10 calendar days before your first class)*beginning Aug. 1*
Up to $1,000 disbursed for books and suppliesbeginning Aug. 7-Sept. 3
Certification of attendance
Sept. 3
Remainder of eligible funds postedbeginning Sept. 12
Direct Loan anticipated receipt date of funds from Department of Education (Fall/Spring annual)Sept. 6
Direct Loan refunds to studentsbeginning Sept. 15
First-time borrower — 30-day delay
Sept. 19

 

Spring 2018
Tuition paid (begins 10 calendar days before your first class)*beginning Nov. 28*
Up to $1,000 disbursed for books and suppliesbeginning Dec. 1-Jan. 30
Certification of attendance
Jan. 30
Remainder of eligible funds postedbeginning Feb. 7
First-time borrower — 30-day delayFeb. 14
Direct Loan anticipated receipt date of funds from Department of Education (Fall/Spring annual)Jan. 29
Direct Loan refunds to students (for students who attended in Fall)beginning Feb. 9
Direct Loan anticipated receipt date of funds from Department of Education (Spring only)Jan. 29
Direct Loan refunds to students (for students who did not attend in Fall)beginning Feb. 9

 

Summer 2018
Tuition paid (begins 10 calendar days before your first class)*beginning May 1*
Up to $1,000 disbursed for books and suppliesbeginning May 7-June 22
Certification of attendance
June 22
Remainder of eligible funds postedbeginning June 28
Direct Loan anticipated receipt date of funds from Department of Education (Summer)June 8
Direct Loan refunds to studentsbeginning June 15
First-time borrower — 30-day delayJuly 5

 

*Tuition will be paid 10 calendar days before the start date of your first class.

  • Example: If your first class begins Aug. 21, your tuition payment will be scheduled for Aug. 11.

Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) is calculated when faculty submit grades. SAP statuses determine financial aid eligibility.

  • Example: If you attended the Summer 2017 semester, your SAP standing may not be calculated until Aug. 14, the last day for faculty to submit grades.
  • View the SAP policy.
  • View the 2017-2018 Academic Calendar.

Note: All students may not receive a final disbursement. Please refer to your tuition account summary on eConnect (login required) for more information. Contact the Financial Aid Call Center (Monday-Thursday, 7 a.m.-7 p.m.; Friday, 7 a.m.-5 p.m.) at 972-587-2599 with any questions.