Financial Aid

Important Dates

Fall 2021

  • Financial Aid Requirement Deadline (ensures federal financial aid disburses on the first day of fall classes): Monday, July 12
  • Last day to submit Fall Semester Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) Appeal: Monday, August 2
  • Disbursement of eligible aid for students studying abroad: Friday, August 13
  • Disbursement of federal aid (given outstanding requirements are satisfied): Monday, August 23
  • Disbursement of the Illinois MAP Grant: Tuesday, September 7
  • Fall semester tuition due: Tuesday, September 7
  • Last day to use Book Scholarships at the bookstore: Friday, September 10
  • Last day to submit fall semester financial hardship appeal: Friday, November 5
  • Last day to submit fall semester scholarship proration request: Friday, November 5
  • Last day to accept federal loans for the fall semester: Friday, November 19
  • Last day to submit Illinois residency confirmation: Monday, November 29

Spring 2022

  • Disbursement of eligible aid for students studying abroad: Monday, January 3
  • Last day to submit spring semester Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) appeal: Friday, March 18
  • Disbursement of federal aid (given outstanding requirements are satisfied): Monday, January 10
  • Disbursement of the Illinois MAP Grant: Monday, January 24
  • Last day to use Book Scholarships at the bookstore: Friday, January 28
  • Last day to submit spring semester financial hardship appeal: Friday, March 18
  • Last day to submit spring semester scholarship proration request: Friday, March 18
  • Last day to accept federal loans for the spring semester: Friday, April 15