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Financial Aid Calendar

Undergraduate Financial Aid Calendar
2019-2020

DatesFreshmen/TransfersContinuing Students
November 15, 2018 Suggested date by which to file the FAFSA for ILLINOIS residents for maximum state grant consideration Suggested date by which to file the FAFSA for ILLINOIS residents for maximum state grant consideration 
Early Action Applicants: December 31, 2018 Receive scholarship notification and financial aid award  
Regular Action Applicants:
January 22, 2019
APPLY FOR FINANCIAL AID! Priority deadline for the FAFSA  
Regular Action Applicants:
April 1, 2019
Receive scholarship notification and financial aid award  
March 1, 2019   Priority deadline for the FAFSA
May 1, 2019 Deadline for prospective students to pay advance deposit to Admissions Office.  
Mid-May, 2019   Continuing students start receiving notification of financial aid awards
July 1, 2019 Financial aid award response due if award amounts are to appear on bill. Submit online through the Wheaton Portal Financial aid award response due if award amounts are to appear on bill. Submit online through the Wheaton Portal
Late July 2019 Fall invoices posted to the Student Billing and Payment Gateway on the Wheaton Portal Fall invoices posted to the Student Billing and Payment Gateway on the Wheaton Portal 
July 2019 Federal Direct Stafford Loans: Students need to complete loan entrance counseling and master promissory note online >> First-time borrowers only: Federal Direct Stafford Loans: Students need to complete loan entrance counseling and master promissory note online >>
August 22-23, 2019 New Student Orientation  
August 28, 2019 First day of classes, payment for fall semester due First day of classes, payment for fall semester due
August 29, 2019 Part-time Job Fair in Coray Auditorium Part-time Job Fair in Coray Auditorium