Financial Aid Disbursements for 2016-2017 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 BankMobile 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.
Disbursement Dates

Pell Grant
Summer 2016: July 5
Fall 2016: 1st disbursement: Sept. 26, 2nd disbursement: Nov. 7
Winter 2017: 1st disbursement: Jan. 2, 2nd disbursement: Feb. 13
Spring 2017: 1st disbursement: April 3, 2nd disbursement: May 15

SEOG, EOPS Grant and Care Grant
Fall 2016: Nov. 7
Winter 2017: Feb. 13
Spring 2017: May 15
Dollars in a pile

Cal Grant and AmeriCorps
Fall 2016: Sept. 26
Winter 2017: Jan. 2
Spring 2017: April 3

Direct Loans
Summer 2016: July 5
Fall 2016: Sept. 26
Winter 2017: Jan. 2
Spring 2017: April 3

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.