Financial Aid Disbursements for 2014-2015 Academic Year

Important Information:
  • If student's application is complete prior to start of term, please refer to the Disbursement Dates listed below.
  • If student's file is complete after start of term, funds will disburse the following Monday.
  • All funds disburse on Monday and reach Higher One Card by Friday.
  • In case of adding/dropping units after a disbursement of funds, amount paid may be adjusted accordingly. In some cases reversal of a disbursement may occur.
  • To check status of your Financial Aid application or disbursement, please go to your MyPortal account at
Disbursement Dates:

Pell Grant:
Summer 2014 July 4
Fall 2014 1st disbursement: September 22, 2nd disbursement: November 3
Winter 2015 1st disbursement: January 5, 2nd disbursement: February 9
Spring 2015 1st disbursement: April 6, 2nd disbursement: May 19

SEOG, EOPS Grant and Care Grant:
Fall 2014 November 3
Winter 2015 February 9
Spring 2015 May 19
Dollars in a pile

Cal Grant and AmeriCorps:
Fall 2014 September 22
Winter 2015 January 5
Spring 2015 April 6

Direct Loans:
Summer 2014 July 1
Fall 2014 September 22
Winter 2015 January 5
Spring 2015 April 6

Most scholarships are paid in lump sum of total amount upon verification of enrollment (in at least 6 units, unless scholarship states differently) or verification of transfer.

On the 15th of every month after online time sheet is approved.