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Dates and Deadlines

Find your aid year

Please determine the aid year for which you are applying for loans.

For students in the School of Education and Social Policy and in the McCormick School of Engineering:

For students in The Graduate School and in the School of Communication:

2020-2021 Priority Dates and Deadlines

2021-2022 Priority Dates and Deadlines

Priority dates: In order to assure that your loan funds will be available for the start of the term, please submit all required materials by the priority dates for the appropriate aid year. You may continue to apply for loans after the priority dates and throughout the year, however, we cannot guarantee that loan funds will be available for the first day of classes.

Deadlines are dates after which loan requests and/or applications will not be processed.

When to expect your loan offer notification

We will begin sending out email loan offer notifications for the 2021-2022 academic year for:

During our peak time (June thru September) you may expect to receive your email loan offer notification approximately 2 weeks after all required materials are received.

During the remainder of the academic year, currently enrolled students may expect a response within 1 to 2 weeks after all required materials are received.