Disbursement Schedule

Disbursement date are approximate (& subject to change)


What is It?

Federal Pell Grant awards will normally be divided in two payments. However, other grant awards may be disbursed once a term.

Book Voucher awards are deducted from your Financial Aid Awards.

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Disbursements will be made to eligible students with complete financial aid files and meet the SAP (Satisfactory Academic Progress) policy.

Payments are based on the number of full-term units.*
  • 12 or more units - full time enrollment (Students receive 100% of award per semester).
  • 9.0-11.5 units -- 3/4 time enrollment status (Student receives 75% of award per semester).
  • 6.0-8.5 units -- 1/2 time enrollment status (Student receives 50% of award per semester).
  • 0.5-5.5 -- less than 1/2 time enrollment status.



Financial Aid Disbursement Dates

Fall 2021

Disbursement Type Disbursement Date Comments
Pell Week of 08/31/21 30% Disbursement
HEERF Week of 09/07/21  
Cal Grant Dreamers Week of 09/13/21  
SSCG Grant Dreamers Week of 09/13/21  
Pell Week of 09/27/21  Make-up
HEERF Week of 09/27/21  
Cal Grant Week of 10/11/21  
SSCG Grant Week of 10/18/21  
Pell Week of 10/25/21  Make-up
Pell/Seog  Week of 11/15/21  70% Disbursement
Direct Loans Week of 11/22/21  
Cal Grant Dreamers Week of 11/29/21  Make-up
SSCG Dreamers Week of 12/06/21  Make-up
Cal Grant Week of 12/06/21  Make-up
SSCG Week of 12/13/21  Make-up
Pell  Week of 12/20/21  Make-up
HEERF Week of 01/17/22  
Pell Week of 01/24/22 Make-up 


Winter/Spring 2022

Disbursement Type Disbursement Date Comments
Pell Week of 02/14/22 30% Disbursement
HEERF Week of 02/28/22  
Cal Grant Dreamers Week of 02/28/22  
SSCG Grant Dreamers Week of 03/07/22  
Pell Week of 03/14/22 Make-up
Cal Grant Week of 03/21/22  
SSCG Grant Week of 03/21/22  
HEERF Week of 03/28/22  
Pell Week of 04/11/22 Make-up
HEERF Week of 04/18/22  
Pell/Seog  Week of 05/09/22 70%
Direct Loan Week of 05/16/22  
CARES Act/HEERF Week of 05/16/22  
Cal Grant Dreamers Week of 05/23/22 Make-up
SSCG Dreamers Week of 05/23/22 Make-up
Cal Grant Week of 06/06/22 Make-up
SSCG Week of 06/13/22 Make-up
CARES Act/HEERF Week of 06/13/22  
Pell/Seog Week of 07/05/21 Make-up


Summer 2020

Disbursement Type Disbursement Date        Comments 
Pell Week of 08/01/22  


*Disbursements will be based on current enrollment status. Late starting classes will be calculated when those classes begin. Classes added after census or freeze date, will not be counted for Financial Aid.