Financial Aid Services at College of San Mateo - Disbursement Schedule
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Disbursement Schedule

Refunds are amounts due to the student after disbursement credits are transmitted and outstanding charges are deducted.

Pell Grant
Fall 2015
Spring 2016
Summer 2016
August 6 and September 11
January 14 and February 10
June 9 and June 23
Direct Loans (unless subject to 30-day delay**)
Fall 2015
Spring 2016
Summer 2016
August 6
January 14
June 9
Some vary request of donor, upon transfer, etc.
On the 15th of the month after time sheet is approved online
Disbursement Adjustments
Reverse disbursements occur when units enrolled decreases

*Regular refunds occur when:
  • Application is completed prior to start of term, including loan requirements
  • Enrolled in the required number of units at least one week prior to start of term
  • Not subject to disqualification
  • Have no holds
**For Direct Loan first-year student, first-time borrower there is a 30-day delay in the release of a first loan disbursement.
The refund will be issued after the 30-day delay has passed.

SemesterLoan and Appeal Deadlines
Full-Year, Fall 2015 and Spring 2016 semesters April 8, 2016
Fall 2015 only November 12, 2015
Spring 2016 only April 8, 2016
Summer 2016 only June 23, 2016