Prospective Students

Financial Aid Calendar

September
through
March

Apply for admission for the upcoming academic year. Complete the general scholarship application for automatic consideration of academic and endowed scholarships. You will want to seek additional scholarships from the schools during this time as well.

Oct. 1

First date to complete the FAFSA or Renewal FAFSA. Do not sign or submit prior to this date. If you complete it on the web, do not submit a paper application.

This is also the first date to submit the online state grant application (such as the MTAG/MESG application) with the State of Mississippi.

Jan. 10

Spring 2018 disbursement: Medical, Dental, OT & PT School

Jan. 24

Spring 2018 disbursement: SHRP, Nursing, Graduate School

Feb. 15

Spring 2018 disbursement: IHL state funds
March 1

Priority deadline for a completed FAFSA application. This means that the FAFSA was filed and received by he University of Mississippi Medical Center Office of Financial Aid by Feb. 1, and you have submitted all required verification documentation if necessary.

March 15

View "Missing Information" via MyU web portal

Deadline for exit counseling for graduating students

April 1

Financial aid award notifications available on MyU web portal

April 15

Scholarship/grant application available on MyU web portal

May 1

Deadline for Institutional Loans Exit Counseling - UMMC Student Loans Office

June 1

Plus loan application available for new award year

June 2

Summer 2017 disbursement: M3, D3, D4, PT & OT students

June 14

Summer 2017 disbursement: SHRP, Nursing, Graduate School

July 1

Summer 2017 disbursement (campus-based aid): Perkins, Federal Nursing Loan, FSEOG

July 5

Summer 2017 disbursement: M4, campus-based aid
Aug. 16

Fall 2017 disbursement: Medical, Dental, OT & PT School

Aug. 30

Fall 2017 disbursement: SHRP, Nursing, Graduate School

Sept. 2

Fall 2017 disbursement: IHL state funds

Sept. 15

Final deadline for MTAG/MESG application with the State of Mississippi. Remember that continuing students must also file a renewal application each year.