Financial Aid Dates and Deadlines

Fall 2020, Spring 2021, Summer 2021
July 1, 2020 FAFSA priority funding deadline. See Financial Aid Application and Award.
August 14 –
September 2, 2020
You can charge your books for fall semester courses from the Hawkeye Bookstore to your student account.
September 6, 2020 Financial aid lock date for fall enrollment.
September 9, 2020 Award disbursement for fall enrollment begins. See Award Disbursement.
September 11, 2020 Credit balance (refund) checks start being sent. See Award Disbursement.
September 22, 2020 Financial Aid suspension appeal paperwork due to appeal financial aid suspension for fall enrollment. See Financial Aid Suspension Appeals.
September 22, 2020 30-day delay loan disbursement. See Award Disbursement.
October 1, 2020 You can begin submitting your FAFSA for the 2020–2021 school year using your 2018 tax return.
October 20, 2020 Second loan disbursement for fall semester only loans. See Award Disbursement.
October 23, 2020 Second credit balance (refund) checks start being sent. See Award Disbursement.
December 17, 2020 Financial Aid Academic Plan Review form due. See Handbook, Forms, & Required Documents.
January 4 – 20, 2021 You can charge your books for spring semester courses from the Hawkeye Bookstore to your student account.
January 24, 2021 Financial aid lock date for spring enrollment.
January 27, 2021 Award disbursement for spring enrollment begins. See Award Disbursement.
January 29, 2021 Credit balance checks start being sent. See Award Disbursement.
February 9, 2021 Financial Aid suspension appeal paperwork due to appeal financial aid suspension for spring enrollment. See Financial Aid Suspension Appeals.
February 9, 2021 30-day delay loan disbursement. See Award Disbursement.
March 15, 2021 Second loan disbursement for spring semester only loans. See Award Disbursement.
March 18, 2021 Credit balance checks start being sent. See Award Disbursement.
May 2021 Financial Aid Academic Plan Review form due. See Handbook, Forms, & Required Documents.
May 21 – June 9, 2021 You can charge your books for summer term courses from the Hawkeye Bookstore to your student account.
June 7, 2021 Financial aid lock date for summer enrollment.
June 9, 2021 Award disbursement for summer enrollment begins. See Award Disbursement.
June 11, 2021 Credit balance checks start being sent. See Award Disbursement.
June 29, 2021 Financial Aid suspension appeal paperwork due to appeal financial aid suspension for summer enrollment. See Financial Aid Suspension Appeals.
June 29, 2021 30-day delay loan disbursement. See Award Disbursement.
June 30, 2021 Second loan disbursement for summer term only loans. See Award Disbursement.
July 2, 2021 Second credit balance checks start being sent. See Award Disbursement.
July 2021 Financial Aid Academic Plan Review form due. See Handbook, Forms, & Required Documents.

Financial Aid

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