Financial Aid Important Dates

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Important Date Description
October 1, 2018 First Day to submit FAFSA for the 2019-2020 School Year
(Fall 2019, Spring 2020 and Summer 2020)
October 1, 2018 First Day to submit the California Dream Application for the 2019-2020
School Year (Fall 2019, Spring 2020 and Summer 2020)
March 2, 2019 Deadline to apply for a Cal Grant for Fall 2019 and Spring 2020
(Community College, University, State School and Private Institution Deadline)
 September 2, 2019

Deadline to apply for a Cal Grant for Fall 2019 and Spring 2020
(For Community College Students Only!)

November 18, 2019

Pell Recalculation Date for Fall 2019.

December 5, 2019

Deadline to submit 2019-2020 Satisfactory Academic Progress Appeal for Fall 2019 term

March 2, 2020

Deadline to apply for a Cal Grant for Fall 2020 and Spring 2021 
(Community College, University, State School and Private Institution Deadline)

April 5, 2020

2019-2020 Deadline to submit Verification Documentation for students who
last attended Fall 2019 A Pell applicant selected for verification must complete
verification by the deadline posted in the Federal Register, or 120 days after
the last day of the student's enrollment, whichever is earlier.

May 18, 2020

Pell Recalculation Date for Winter/Spring 2020.

June 4, 2020

Deadline to submit 2019-2020 Satisfactory Academic Progress Appeal for Winter/Spring 2020 terms

June 7, 2020

2019-2020 Deadline to submit Verification Documentation for students who
last attended Winter 2020. A Pell applicant selected for verification must
complete verification by the deadline posted in the Federal Register, or 120
days after the last day of the student's enrollment, whichever is earlier.

August 20, 2020

Deadline to submit 2019-2020 Satisfactory Academic Progress Appeal for Summer 2020 term

August 31, 2020

RECOMMENDED deadline date to have all verification documentation
submitted for 2019-20.

September 2, 2020

Deadline to apply for a Cal Grant for Fall 2020 and Spring 2021 
(For Community College Students Only!)

September 12, 2020

​2019-2020 Deadline to submit corrections for the 2019-20 FAFSA.
Department of Central Processing Systems (CPS) at Department of Education
must receive all corrections (student and/or school generated), by
September 12, 2020. Corrections submitted after CPS closes the year
for corrections, will not be processed. No exceptions!

September 19, 2020

2019-2020 Deadline to submit Verification Documentation for students who
last attended Spring or Summer 2020. A Pell applicant selected for
verification must complete verification by the deadline posted in the
Federal Register (anticipated to be September 19, 2020), or 120 days
after the last day of the student's enrollment, whichever is earlier.
***IMPORTANT REMINDER***
Deadline for Corrections is September 12, 2020; therefore, students
submitting verification documentation after August 31, 2020 which need
corrections may not be processed in time AND may not be eligible for payment.

November 16, 2020

 Pell Recalculation Date for Fall 2020.

December 12, 2020

Deadline to submit 2020-2021 Satisfactory Academic Progress Appeal for Fall 2020 term

March 2, 2021

Deadline to apply for a Cal Grant for Fall 2021 and Spring 2022 
(Community College, University, State School and Private Institution Deadline)

April 11, 2021

2020-2021 Deadline to submit Verification Documentation for students who 
last attended Fall 2020 A Pell applicant selected for verification must complete verification by the deadline posted in the Federal Register, or 120 days after the last day of the student's enrollment, whichever is earlier.

May 17, 2021

 Pell Recalculation Date for Winter/Spring 2021.

June 3, 2021

Deadline to submit 2020-2021 Satisfactory Academic Progress Appeal for Winter/Spring 2021 term

June 6, 2021

2020-2021 Deadline to submit Verification Documentation for students who 
last attended Winter 2021. A Pell applicant selected for verification must 
complete verification by the deadline posted in the Federal Register, or 120 
days after the last day of the student's enrollment, whichever is earlier.

August 21, 2021

Deadline to submit 2020-2021 Satisfactory Academic Progress Appeal for Summer 2020 term

August 31, 2021

RECOMMENDED deadline date to have all verification documentation 
submitted for 2020-21.

September 2, 2021

Deadline to apply for a Cal Grant for Fall 2021 and Spring 2022 
(For Community College Students Only!)

September 11, 2021

​2020-2021 Deadline to submit corrections for the 2020-21 FAFSA. 
Department of Central Processing Systems (CPS) at Department of Education 
must receive all corrections (student and/or school generated), by 
September 11, 2021. Corrections submitted after CPS closes the year 
for corrections, will not be processed. No exceptions!

September 18, 2021

2020-2021 Deadline to submit Verification Documentation for students who 
last attended Spring or Summer 2021. A Pell applicant selected for 
verification must complete verification by the deadline posted in the 
Federal Register (September 18, 2021), or 120 days 
after the last day of the student's enrollment, whichever is earlier.
***IMPORTANT REMINDER***
Deadline for Corrections is September 11, 2021; therefore, students 
submitting verification documentation after August 31, 2021 which need 
corrections may not be processed in time AND may not be eligible for payment.