Important Deadlines

Note: Each new award year begins with the summer semester

 

2020-21 Award Year
June 1, 2020 2020-21 Figure Your Costs budgeting worksheet - complete for each semester
July 15, 2020 529/College Saving Plans
Request/initiate payment from your provider in order to be received by the Fall 2019 Payment Deadline of August 15, 2020
August 15, 2020 Fall 2020 Full Payment or Payment Arrangements Due Date.   Complete any outstanding arrangements needed to cover your Fall 2020 balance including applying for loans, submitting requested documents, enrolling in the semester payment plan, and/or your payment for the balance due.
Loans
May 1, 2020 Summer 2020 Loan Application/Steps Priority Deadline
July 1, 2020 Fall 2020 - Spring 2021 Loan Applications/Steps Priority Deadline
December 1, 2020 Winter 2021 Loan Application/Steps Priority Deadline
January 1, 2021 Spring 2021 Loan Application/Steps Priority Deadline
2021-22 Award Year
October 1, 2020 New 2021-22 FAFSA for next award year is available online at fafsa.gov
December 1, 2020 2021-22 FAFSA Priority Deadline - Illinois Residents - Undergraduates for MAP Grant Considertaion
January 1, 2021 2021-22 FAFSA Priority Deadline - All Other Students