Important Dates

Spring Semester 2020

Description Date
Spring Semester financial aid will begin to disburse No Earlier than 10 Days prior to the First Day of Instructions
2020 Pioneer Scholarship Application Deadline January 3 
Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) Appeal Deadline

Term Census Date

(February 17, 2020 for Spring 2020 SAP)

Financial Aid Freeze Date1 February 17, 2020
2020-2021 FAFSA/Dream Application Priority Deadline March 2, 2020
Deadline to Submit 2019-2020 Verification May 6, 2020
  1. Financial aid awards are based on the student's enrollment at the time of disbursement.  In the event a student withdraws from a course prior to the Financial Aid Freeze Date, the award will be recalculated and the student may owe a repayment.  If the student withdraws after the Financial Aid Freeze Date, the financial aid award will not be adjusted to reflect the new enrollment level.  Please note: Withdrawing from course(s) after the Financial Aid Freeze Date could negatively impact the student's Satisfactory Academic Progress.  

Summer Term 2020

Description Date
Summer Award Letters will begin to be sent1 Early May
Summer term financial aid will begin to disburse TBD
Financial aid document deadline for the 2019-2020 academic year June 15, 2020
  1. Financial aid award letters will be sent via email.  Students can view their awards online through their MYCSUEB portal as soon as they have been awarded. 

Fall Semester 2020 (Start of the new academic year)

Description Date
2020-2021 FAFSA / Dream Application Priority Deadline March 2, 2020
Award Letters will begin to be sent1 Early March
Parent / Graduate Student PLUS Loan Application is available TBD
Fall Semester financial aid will begin to disburse TBD
  1. Financial aid award letters will be sent via email and mail to new students.  Continuing students will be notified via email only.  Students can view their awards online through their MYCSUEB portal as soon as they have been awarded.